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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 564 573 538
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 32 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.042% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.21% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 23
Average daily rate £450 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £531 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £550 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK

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
10012 9534 8820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.22% 20.25% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 5589 4833
Average daily rate £403 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 443 405
Average hourly rate £36.75 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 21 £500 -12.28%
South West +9 5 £325 -38.56%
South East +16 2 - -
Yorkshire -21 2 £625 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 £425 -
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 44 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 23 (41.82%) Lean Six Sigma
3 19 (34.55%) Finance
4 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 11 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 11 (20.00%) Change Management
8 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 10 (18.18%) Coaching
9 9 (16.36%) Project Management
9 9 (16.36%) Process Management
10 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
10 8 (14.55%) eTOM
11 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.91%) Banking
12 6 (10.91%) DMAIC
12 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.09%) Back Office
13 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
13 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
13 5 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
13 5 (9.09%) Process Architecture
13 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (7.27%) Agile Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (7.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.82%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MS Access
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Back Office
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Process Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
5 6 (10.91%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Business Process Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Process Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Process Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.45%) Digital Media
1 3 (5.45%) iPad
2 2 (3.64%) Robotics
3 1 (1.82%) Animation
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) IVR
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Android
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 23 (41.82%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (20.00%) Change Management
4 11 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 10 (18.18%) Coaching
5 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) Process Management
6 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) eTOM
7 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.91%) DMAIC
10 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (9.09%) Process Architecture
10 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
11 4 (7.27%) BPMN
11 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (7.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) C#
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) MCTS
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Apple
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Siebel