The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 22 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.23% - 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% - 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £435 £426
% change year-on-year -4.59% +2.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 280 258 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 85.89% 74.35% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 179 215
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 14
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (44.44%) DMAIC
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) CMMI
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (11.11%) COBIT
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) APMP
7 1 (11.11%) Network Management
7 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) DMAIC
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Swindon, Wiltshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Montash
Rate: £425 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday