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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma Black Belt
Rank 149 130 124
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.066% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.40% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £370
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +41.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.70 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.70 -
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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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
717 498 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.00% 16.40% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 257 227
Average daily rate £335 £347 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 20
Average hourly rate £37.75 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.27% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Stirling - 1 - -
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Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) DMAIC
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Lean Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Process Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) DMAIC
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt