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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma Green Belt
Rank 582 566 523
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -43
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 27 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.047% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 16
Average daily rate
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£463 £440 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £625 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
- +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £32.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 - £28.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £36.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £32.75

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
10276 10218 8842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.73% 19.31% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6039 5795 4729
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 524 462 498
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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 6 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Six Sigma Green Belt Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 24 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 6 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 -4 26 £463 +5.11% 8
West Midlands +6 7 - - 1
London -2 5 £675 +10.20% 1
North West - 4 £400 -
Cumbria - 4 £400 -
Paddington - 4 - -
South East -11 3 £550 +69.23% 2
Essex - 3 £550 -
Rayleigh - 3 £550 -
East of England - 3 £550 - 1
Wiltshire +2 2 £525 -6.66%
South West -7 2 £525 +4.73% 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £330 -
Yorkshire - 2 £330 -
Bradford - 2 £330 -
Corsham - 2 £525 -
Edinburgh +2 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
Scotland -3 1 - - 1
City of London -4 1 £675 +12.50%
Kent - 1 £525 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £575 -
Berkshire - 1 £575 -

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 51 (98.08%) Six Sigma
2 26 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (46.15%) Lean Six Sigma
4 21 (40.38%) Project Management
5 20 (38.46%) Change Management
6 18 (34.62%) Finance
7 17 (32.69%) MS Visio
8 16 (30.77%) Degree
9 14 (26.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 14 (26.92%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 14 (26.92%) Coaching
10 13 (25.00%) MS Project
10 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
13 9 (17.31%) UML
14 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
15 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
15 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
15 6 (11.54%) ITIL
15 6 (11.54%) Automotive
16 5 (9.62%) Law
16 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
16 5 (9.62%) PMP
16 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
16 5 (9.62%) Business Transformation
16 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
16 5 (9.62%) Performance Metrics

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Visio
2 13 (25.00%) MS Project
2 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.69%) MS Office
4 3 (5.77%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Automotive
3 5 (9.62%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Process Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Business Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Business Process Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Lean Practitioner
6 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Process Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Incident Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Major Incident Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (5.77%) Mechatronics
3 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.77%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (98.08%) Six Sigma
2 26 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (46.15%) Lean Six Sigma
4 21 (40.38%) Project Management
5 20 (38.46%) Change Management
6 14 (26.92%) Coaching
7 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (17.31%) UML
9 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.54%) ITIL
11 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.62%) Business Transformation
11 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
11 5 (9.62%) Critical Success Factor
12 4 (7.69%) BPMN
12 4 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
12 4 (7.69%) Process Architecture
12 4 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
12 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C
2 3 (5.77%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 14 (26.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 14 (26.92%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) PMP
4 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
5 4 (7.69%) MCTS
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.92%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint