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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 552 524 564
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +40
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 26 45 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.093% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.54% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 8
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 £375 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £725 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
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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
10011 8323 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.16% 17.26% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4713 4945
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 391 564
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 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 19 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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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 +7 17 £500 -20.00% 5
South East +1 4 £400 -11.11% 5
West Midlands -18 2 £525 +61.53% 1
South West -46 2 £350 - 1
East Midlands +3 1 - - 4
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 56 (83.58%) Six Sigma
2 42 (62.69%) Finance
3 33 (49.25%) Lean Six Sigma
4 24 (35.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 21 (31.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (25.37%) Process Improvement
7 16 (23.88%) Project Management
8 15 (22.39%) PRINCE2
9 13 (19.40%) Change Management
10 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (13.43%) BPR
13 8 (11.94%) Banking
13 8 (11.94%) Performance Improvement
14 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
16 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
16 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
16 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
16 5 (7.46%) Degree
16 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
16 5 (7.46%) MS Project
16 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
16 5 (7.46%) Workflow
17 4 (5.97%) Service Management
17 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
17 4 (5.97%) Back Office
17 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
17 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
1 1 (1.49%) Drupal
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Project
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) LTE
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
1 1 (1.49%) CTI
1 1 (1.49%) GPRS
1 1 (1.49%) GSM
1 1 (1.49%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 42 (62.69%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.97%) Back Office
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) French Language
6 1 (1.49%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Consultant
3 11 (16.42%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Process Improvement Consultant
4 9 (13.43%) Process Manager
4 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
4 9 (13.43%) Process Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Process Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Project Planner
6 4 (5.97%) Process Improvement Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Process Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.99%) Business Process Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) EDI
2 1 (1.49%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) PMI
3 1 (1.49%) Equities
3 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
3 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.49%) DTV
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Six Sigma
2 33 (49.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (31.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (25.37%) Process Improvement
5 16 (23.88%) Project Management
6 15 (22.39%) PRINCE2
7 13 (19.40%) Change Management
8 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (13.43%) BPR
11 8 (11.94%) Performance Improvement
12 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
13 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
13 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
13 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
13 5 (7.46%) Workflow
14 4 (5.97%) Service Management
14 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (5.97%) Business Process Improvement
15 3 (4.48%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMP
5 2 (2.99%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (2.99%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) SAP
2 3 (4.48%) Metastorm
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) Northgate
4 1 (1.49%) NorthgateArinso
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £550 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Volt
Rate: £9.98 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £34 per hour + overtime
Posted: 8 days ago