The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma Green Belt in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma Green Belt
Rank 595 578 545
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 25 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.060% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10819 10417 9038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.03% 19.06% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6459 5859 4848
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 459 499
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

Six Sigma Green Belt
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Six Sigma Green Belt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt within the UK.

Six Sigma Green Belt Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Six Sigma Green Belt Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt within the UK.

Six Sigma Green Belt Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 26 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
England -26 24 £400 -9.09% 10
West Midlands +8 6 £400 -9.09% 1
London -11 6 £613 +28.94% 4
North West - 5 £400 - 2
Cumbria - 4 £400 -
Paddington - 3 - -
Wiltshire +1 2 £525 -6.66% 1
City of London -9 2 £675 +38.46%
South West -9 2 £525 +4.73% 2
East of England - 2 £550 - 1
Rayleigh - 2 £550 -
Corsham - 2 £525 -
Yorkshire - 2 £298 -
Essex - 2 £550 -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
Edinburgh -8 1 - -
Scotland -13 1 - -
South East -13 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £265 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £330 -
Lancashire - 1 £450 -
Blackpool - 1 £450 -
Sheffield - 1 £265 -
Bradford - 1 £330 -

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 45 (97.83%) Six Sigma
2 21 (45.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (39.13%) Lean Six Sigma
3 18 (39.13%) Project Management
3 18 (39.13%) Change Management
4 16 (34.78%) MS Visio
5 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
5 15 (32.61%) Degree
6 14 (30.43%) Finance
7 13 (28.26%) MS Project
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) Coaching
8 11 (23.91%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
10 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (19.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.39%) UML
12 6 (13.04%) Automotive
12 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
13 5 (10.87%) BPMN
13 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
13 5 (10.87%) Business Transformation
13 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
14 4 (8.70%) Law
14 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 4 (8.70%) MCTS
14 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
14 4 (8.70%) C
14 4 (8.70%) MS Office

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Visio
2 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
3 13 (28.26%) MS Project
4 4 (8.70%) MS Office
5 3 (6.52%) Simulink
6 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Automotive
3 4 (8.70%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Process Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Lean Practitioner
4 6 (13.04%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Process Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Major Incident Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Incident Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Designer
8 1 (2.17%) Solvency II Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) Service Design Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (6.52%) Mechatronics
3 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.52%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) Six Sigma
2 21 (45.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (39.13%) Lean Six Sigma
3 18 (39.13%) Project Management
3 18 (39.13%) Change Management
4 13 (28.26%) Coaching
5 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) UML
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.87%) BPMN
8 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Requirements Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Process Architecture
9 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
2 3 (6.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 11 (23.91%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 9 (19.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) PMP
4 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.70%) MCTS
5 1 (2.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) SAP