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 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 598 591 585
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 21 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.077% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 12
Median daily rate £500 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £337 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £527 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
10188 10222 10327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.43% 19.66% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6298 6213 5767
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 489 435
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.01 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.71 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 26 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -16 10 £500 +14.94% 2
South West +10 6 £463 +2.77%
South East +17 3 £600 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
North East - 1 - -
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Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 53 (89.83%) Six Sigma
2 38 (64.41%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (35.59%) Finance
4 20 (33.90%) Change Management
5 17 (28.81%) Process Improvement
6 13 (22.03%) Project Management
7 12 (20.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 11 (18.64%) Banking
9 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (15.25%) Coaching
11 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (11.86%) Retail
13 6 (10.17%) MS Visio
13 6 (10.17%) MS Office
13 6 (10.17%) Minitab
14 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
14 5 (8.47%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
14 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
14 5 (8.47%) Business Process Improvement
14 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (8.47%) Target Operating Model
15 4 (6.78%) Service Design
15 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
15 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
15 4 (6.78%) Degree
15 4 (6.78%) BPR

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 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.69%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.69%) QlikView
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Retail
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Military
7 1 (1.69%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Six Sigma Consultant
4 9 (15.25%) Lean Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) Process Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Business Process Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Change Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Service Design Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Lean Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Process Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Six Sigma Project Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Business Improvement Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Business Improvement Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) Process Improvement Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Supply Chain Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) iPad
2 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.39%) PMI
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Android
1 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (89.83%) Six Sigma
2 38 (64.41%) Lean Six Sigma
3 20 (33.90%) Change Management
4 17 (28.81%) Process Improvement
5 13 (22.03%) Project Management
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.25%) Coaching
7 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (8.47%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (6.78%) BPR
9 4 (6.78%) ITIL
9 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.78%) Service Design
10 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.08%) DMAIC
11 2 (3.39%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C#
2 1 (1.69%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) R
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) PMP
3 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.69%) CFA
6 1 (1.69%) CISA
6 1 (1.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Minitab
2 2 (3.39%) Apple
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Arqiva
3 1 (1.69%) Casewise
3 1 (1.69%) Informatica
3 1 (1.69%) Tableau