The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 558 509 557
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +48
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 21 47 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.097% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.57% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £344 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £725 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10295 8298 9479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.51% 17.20% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5729 4726 5014
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 373 555
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Trend in England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Histogram in England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Hourly Rate Trend in England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
London +1 13 £600 - 2
South East -16 3 £375 -6.25% 1
West Midlands -20 2 £525 +61.53% 3
South West -31 2 £350 - 2
East Midlands +5 1 - - 3
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 52 (83.87%) Six Sigma
2 39 (62.90%) Finance
3 29 (46.77%) Lean Six Sigma
4 20 (32.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 19 (30.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (25.81%) Process Improvement
7 15 (24.19%) PRINCE2
8 14 (22.58%) Project Management
9 11 (17.74%) Change Management
9 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.90%) BPR
12 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (12.90%) Banking
12 8 (12.90%) Performance Improvement
13 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
13 5 (8.06%) Workflow
13 5 (8.06%) MS Project
13 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
13 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
13 5 (8.06%) Asset Management
13 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
14 4 (6.45%) Business Process Improvement
14 4 (6.45%) Degree
14 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
14 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
14 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
14 4 (6.45%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) Drupal
1 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Project
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) GPRS
1 1 (1.61%) GSM
1 1 (1.61%) UMTS
1 1 (1.61%) CTI
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
1 1 (1.61%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (62.90%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.23%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
6 1 (1.61%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Process Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) Process Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Process Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Project Planner
7 4 (6.45%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Process Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Process Improvement Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
2 1 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) DTV
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.61%) Equities
3 1 (1.61%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (83.87%) Six Sigma
2 29 (46.77%) Lean Six Sigma
3 19 (30.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (25.81%) Process Improvement
5 15 (24.19%) PRINCE2
6 14 (22.58%) Project Management
7 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (17.74%) Change Management
8 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.90%) Performance Improvement
9 8 (12.90%) BPR
10 5 (8.06%) Workflow
10 5 (8.06%) Asset Management
10 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Business Process Improvement
11 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) Service Management
12 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) Degree
5 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) PMP
6 2 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) ISEB
7 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (1.61%) MBA
7 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) SAP
2 3 (4.84%) Metastorm
3 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Northgate
4 1 (1.61%) NorthgateArinso
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