Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 48 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 8 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.20% 2.42% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.87% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 10
Swindon median daily rate £474 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +15.63% -23.81%
10th Percentile £424 £339 £359
90th Percentile £499 £513 £483
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +3.61% -

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 549 557 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 82.31% 84.27% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 402 509
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -4.19%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £613 £575 £532
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -41.26% +66.28%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £14.45
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £71.63
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +2.67% +38.89%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

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 16 January 2018, 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 8 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) WSO2
5 3 (37.50%) Service Design
5 3 (37.50%) PMO
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) ERP
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
7 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (12.50%) Case Management
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (12.50%) Self-Awareness
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) DBS Check

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Lean Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) ERP
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Service Design
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Case Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
6 1 (12.50%) Self-Awareness
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) WSO2