The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 502 496 529
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +33
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 55 26 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.060% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 33
Average daily rate £433 £525 £511
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.61% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £417 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £547 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £456 £450
% change year-on-year
-25.47% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10051 7856 9696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.57% 18.19% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5762 4193 5089
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 503 448 527
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
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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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 26 £550 +4.76% 2
West Midlands -14 7 £375 -
South East -14 6 £525 -1.86% 2
Yorkshire -4 5 £300 -33.33% 1
North West - 2 £300 - 2
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Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 71 (86.59%) Six Sigma
2 48 (58.54%) Lean Six Sigma
3 25 (30.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 24 (29.27%) Finance
5 17 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.73%) Process Improvement
6 16 (19.51%) Business Analysis
7 13 (15.85%) Project Management
7 13 (15.85%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (12.20%) Change Management
10 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
11 8 (9.76%) Degree
11 8 (9.76%) Banking
12 7 (8.54%) Minitab
12 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
12 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
12 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
13 6 (7.32%) Migration
13 6 (7.32%) PMI Certification
14 5 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
14 5 (6.10%) Business Process Improvement
14 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
14 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
14 5 (6.10%) Web 2.0
14 5 (6.10%) Ajax
14 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (6.10%) Control-M
14 5 (6.10%) CGI
14 5 (6.10%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.66%) MS Project
5 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) MySQL
1 5 (6.10%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Analyst
2 14 (17.07%) Consultant
2 14 (17.07%) Process Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Process Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Process Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Process Improvement Manager
7 5 (6.10%) UNIX Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Process Improvement Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Project Planner
9 3 (3.66%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Business Process Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Business Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) HTML
1 5 (6.10%) JSP
1 5 (6.10%) XML
1 5 (6.10%) CGI
1 5 (6.10%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Web 2.0
2 3 (3.66%) PMI
2 3 (3.66%) Equities
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.22%) FMCG
4 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Derivative
4 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (86.59%) Six Sigma
2 48 (58.54%) Lean Six Sigma
3 17 (20.73%) Process Improvement
3 17 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (19.51%) Business Analysis
5 13 (15.85%) Project Management
6 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (12.20%) Change Management
8 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.32%) Migration
11 5 (6.10%) ITIL
11 5 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (6.10%) Business Process Improvement
12 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
13 3 (3.66%) Supplier Management
13 3 (3.66%) Workflow
13 3 (3.66%) DMAIC
13 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
1 5 (6.10%) Perl
1 5 (6.10%) PHP
2 2 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (30.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 13 (15.85%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 8 (9.76%) Degree
4 6 (7.32%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) PMP
7 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) APMP
8 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
1 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Control-M
2 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Minitab
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) Sybase
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago