The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma Black Belt over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 119 120 134
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.16% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.63% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.50
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
717 634 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.40% 26.13% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 247 250
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £199 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -60.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.07 £14.25 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £37.50 £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
Six Sigma Black Belt
South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the Berkshire region.

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the Berkshire region.

Six Sigma Black Belt Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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Six Sigma Black Belt
South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 9 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (77.78%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (44.44%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) BPMN
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (22.22%) PMP
6 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) BPR
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Minitab
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Billing

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma Black Belt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Process Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (77.78%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 1 (11.11%) BPR
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Minitab