The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 54 58 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 6 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.93% 0.46% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.59% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £475 £450 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -11.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +1.25% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 508 589
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.26% 77.20% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 351 405
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Wiltshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma in Wiltshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma in Wiltshire

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Swindon +2 5 £475 +5.55%
Six Sigma
South West

Six Sigma
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 13 (86.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
3 8 (53.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (46.67%) DMAIC
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) CCNA
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) C
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
8 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Big Data
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Process Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
3 7 (46.67%) DMAIC
4 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco