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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 368 368 396
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 25 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.060% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.39% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 26
Average daily rate £550 £525 £511
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £513 £486
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £456 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3841 3296 3905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.44% 15.23% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 1991 2296
Average daily rate £410 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 106 114
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.79 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 6 £580 +4.26% 2
Uxbridge - - - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (92.11%) Six Sigma
2 25 (65.79%) Lean Six Sigma
3 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (23.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.05%) Process Improvement
6 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 3 (7.89%) Equities
8 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.89%) PMI
9 2 (5.26%) Service Management
9 2 (5.26%) Intranet
9 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.26%) PMP
9 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (5.26%) Benchmarking
9 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Business Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Process Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Process Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Six Sigma Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Business Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Process Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Business Process Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Equities
1 3 (7.89%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Six Sigma
2 25 (65.79%) Lean Six Sigma
3 11 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (21.05%) Process Improvement
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.26%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.26%) IT Governance
8 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
8 2 (5.26%) Process Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Test Management
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.26%) DMAIC
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (5.26%) PMP
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) APMP
5 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
City, London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago