The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 31 July 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 London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 381 396 403
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 18 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.091% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.62% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £675 £511
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +32.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.50
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3722 3566 3751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.83% 14.70% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2387 2158 2247
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 123 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs Demand Trend in London

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the London region.

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Trend in London

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Histogram in London

Six Sigma Black Belt
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the London region.

Six Sigma Black Belt Hourly Rate Trend in London

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
City of London +23 3 £475 -22.44%
Enfield - - - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (85.00%) Six Sigma
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 17 (42.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 15 (37.50%) Process Improvement
7 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (22.50%) Change Management
8 9 (22.50%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) Banking
9 8 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
10 7 (17.50%) BPR
11 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
11 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 4 (10.00%) PMI
13 3 (7.50%) PMP
13 3 (7.50%) RUP
13 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
13 3 (7.50%) Workflow
13 3 (7.50%) Metastorm
13 3 (7.50%) Service Management
13 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
13 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
14 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (5.00%) Process Architecture
14 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 2 (5.00%) Change Control
14 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) CTI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 11 (27.50%) Process Consultant
2 11 (27.50%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Business Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Process Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Process Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Process Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Business Process Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Business Process Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Trainer
9 1 (2.50%) Programme Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Business Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) PMI
2 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.00%) Equities
2 2 (5.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Six Sigma
2 18 (45.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 17 (42.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (22.50%) Change Management
6 9 (22.50%) Project Management
7 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
8 7 (17.50%) BPR
9 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.50%) RUP
10 3 (7.50%) Service Management
10 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.50%) Workflow
10 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
10 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
11 2 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.50%) PMP
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) APMP
5 1 (2.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Metastorm
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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