The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 18 April 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 Edinburgh 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank - 54 67
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.35% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
-26.48% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
126 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.81% 9.83% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 47
Average daily rate £303 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £156 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Six Sigma Black Belt
Scotland

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Minitab
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Minitab