The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 66 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.15% 0.83% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.93% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £436 £475 £640
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -25.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £410 £548
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £490 £748
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 535 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.16% 88.87% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 323 265
Median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in West Sussex

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex 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
East Grinstead - 4 £436 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 £438 -
Six Sigma
South East

Six Sigma
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) BPMN
3 3 (50.00%) GDPR
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Compliance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) BPMN
1 4 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 4 (66.67%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft