The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma Black Belt in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £388 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £550
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
268 475 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.89% 18.35% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 236 262
Median daily rate £331 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 30
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £15.25 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.14 £42.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Six Sigma Black Belt
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Six Sigma Black Belt Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow - 4 £388 - 1
Dundee - 1 £205 -
Six Sigma Black Belt
UK

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 6 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Brio
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) DTS
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) MiFID
5 1 (12.50%) Life Science
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DTS
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Brio
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle