The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma Green Belt in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma Green Belt over the 3 months to 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma Green Belt
Rank 243 235 243
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.024% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.096% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £525 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.88% -16.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £41.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +184.48%
Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2535 2086 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.17% 24.93% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1019 1091
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 124 126
Average hourly rate £21.00 £24.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Six Sigma Green Belt
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Six Sigma Green Belt
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Six Sigma Green Belt Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Six Sigma Green Belt
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Six Sigma Green Belt Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Six Sigma Green Belt
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Six Sigma Green Belt Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Six Sigma Green Belt
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Six Sigma Green Belt Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Six Sigma Green Belt
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 4 £525 -
East Sussex -8 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
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Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Six Sigma Green 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 Green Belt.

1 12 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 7 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Minitab
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) HNC
6 2 (14.29%) HND
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) VC++
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) MKS
6 2 (14.29%) DFSS
6 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Six Sigma Green 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 Green Belt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Process Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Process Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Change Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Improvement Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Process Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) WPF
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 7 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) DFSS
4 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) HNC
3 2 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Minitab
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) MKS