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 29 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 59 52
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.47% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.58% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £390 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 576 515 514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 84.46% 77.68% 80.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1288 1235
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 37
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +85.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £23.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £51.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 29 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 29 June 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 - 7 £438 -
Corsham -5 2 - -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Six Sigma
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 13 (81.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (43.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
5 5 (31.25%) DMAIC
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) CMMI
6 3 (18.75%) COBIT
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) CCNA
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) APMP
8 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (6.25%) Network Management

Six Sigma
Co-occurring 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 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) DMAIC
5 3 (18.75%) CMMI
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Network Management
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) APMP
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco