Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 80 91
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -29
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.48% 0.40% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.45% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.95% +10.42% -10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £322 £340
90th Percentile £436 £506 £380
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.73 - £71.06

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 919 1107 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.71% 87.51% 87.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 627 702
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £271
90th Percentile £570 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%
10th Percentile £24.02 £19.58 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead +6 2 £429 +31.85%
Crawley +2 2 £275 -38.89%
Six Sigma
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) ISACA

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) HNC
1 2 (40.00%) HND
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos