Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Six Sigma
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - +20 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.01% - 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £550 - £520
10th Percentile £525 - £510
90th Percentile £575 - £530
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 - £345
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

Six Sigma is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79 140 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 79.80% 86.96% 87.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 89 43
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £271 £162 £265
90th Percentile £488 £503 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.78% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +102.43% -19.02%
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £13.85
% change year-on-year -42.00% +80.51% +15.42%

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Process Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement