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 25 February 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK / England
Rank 554 575 573
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 20 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.076% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 14
Median daily rate £513 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £325 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £550
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8580 10179 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.79% 21.35% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 6402 5613
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 401 450
Median hourly rate £34.69 £35.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +61.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +7 8 £500 +53.84%
London +5 8 £575 +21.05%
Yorkshire +20 1 - -
West Midlands +4 1 £525 +16.66%
East of England 0 1 - -
North West - 1 £363 -
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 40 (85.11%) Six Sigma
2 30 (63.83%) Lean Six Sigma
3 27 (57.45%) Finance
4 21 (44.68%) Process Improvement
5 12 (25.53%) Project Management
5 12 (25.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (25.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 11 (23.40%) DMAIC
7 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.15%) Change Management
8 8 (17.02%) Retail
9 7 (14.89%) Banking
10 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.64%) Marketing
11 5 (10.64%) Degree
12 4 (8.51%) PMO
12 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 4 (8.51%) BPMN
12 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.51%) C
13 3 (6.38%) SAP
13 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
13 3 (6.38%) ISEB
13 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (6.38%) PMI
13 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
13 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
13 3 (6.38%) Legal
13 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
13 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.13%) ServiceMax
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 27 (57.45%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 7 (14.89%) Banking
4 5 (10.64%) Marketing
5 3 (6.38%) Legal
6 2 (4.26%) Automotive
6 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Process Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Process Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Lean Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Business Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Lean Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Marketing Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Process Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Sales Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.38%) Market Risk
1 3 (6.38%) PMI
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Six Sigma
2 30 (63.83%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (44.68%) Process Improvement
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (25.53%) Project Management
5 11 (23.40%) DMAIC
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.15%) Change Management
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) BPMN
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
9 3 (6.38%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (6.38%) People Management
9 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.38%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (6.38%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 3 (6.38%) CBAP
4 3 (6.38%) ISEB
4 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) SAP
2 2 (4.26%) Ariba
3 1 (2.13%) Casewise
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow