The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 89 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 0.67% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£575 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £428 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £448 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
311 299 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.72% 19.14% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 159 127
Average daily rate £375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £416 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 33
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.00 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -21.39%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -5 4 £575 +35.29% 3
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) DFSS
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) DFSS
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft