The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 28 March 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 102 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.76% 0.077% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.094% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £290 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +1.25% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -32.09% +24.61%  

Six Sigma is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 969 1066 1184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.05% 82.00% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 701 661
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.23 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Surrey

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Six Sigma in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Surrey

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma in Surrey

Six Sigma
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma in Surrey

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 7 £290 -38.94%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £528 -
Six Sigma
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Process Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Support
4 1 (11.11%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP