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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma Green Belt
Rank 592 574 551
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -23
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 27 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.053% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 16
Average daily rate £475 £475 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £365 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £550 £345
% change year-on-year
-34.09% +59.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -

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
10904 10292 9385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.20% 20.31% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6732 5960 5067
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 498 480 434
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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 20 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -2 25 £473 -0.52% 3
London -9 11 £500 +17.64% 1
South West - 5 £325 -
Yorkshire - 4 £485 - 1
Bristol - 4 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £485 -
Northamptonshire +13 3 £363 -34.09%
Northampton +13 3 £363 -34.09%
East Midlands -6 3 £363 -34.09%
Leeds - 3 £345 -
South East -1 2 £475 -13.63%
Edinburgh - 2 £525 -
Scotland - 2 £525 -
Worthing - 2 £475 -
West Sussex - 2 £475 -
Somerset - 1 £325 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £625 -
Bath - 1 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 41 (87.23%) Six Sigma
2 27 (57.45%) Lean Six Sigma
3 22 (46.81%) Finance
4 21 (44.68%) Process Improvement
5 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
6 13 (27.66%) ITIL
7 11 (23.40%) RUP
7 11 (23.40%) Unified Process
7 11 (23.40%) Maven
7 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
7 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
7 11 (23.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 11 (23.40%) Release Management
8 10 (21.28%) CollabNet
8 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
8 10 (21.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (21.28%) Subversion
8 10 (21.28%) ITSM
8 10 (21.28%) Service Management
8 10 (21.28%) HP
9 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.89%) Line Management
10 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (14.89%) Change Management
10 7 (14.89%) Project Management
10 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.89%) MS Office
11 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.77%) Banking
11 6 (12.77%) Back Office

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
2 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.64%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.64%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (8.51%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MS Access
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
1 11 (23.40%) Maven
2 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (21.28%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Hudson
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Back Office
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) Process Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Software Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Configuration Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Software Configuration Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Build and Release Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Lean Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Process Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Business Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Business Process Improvement Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) IVR
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Six Sigma
2 27 (57.45%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (44.68%) Process Improvement
4 13 (27.66%) ITIL
5 11 (23.40%) Release Management
5 11 (23.40%) RUP
5 11 (23.40%) Unified Process
5 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
6 10 (21.28%) ITSM
6 10 (21.28%) Service Management
7 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Change Management
8 7 (14.89%) Line Management
8 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
8 7 (14.89%) Project Management
9 6 (12.77%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.51%) Coaching
10 4 (8.51%) Process Management
11 3 (6.38%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
1 1 (2.13%) VB
1 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.38%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (2.13%) HNC
5 1 (2.13%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) CollabNet
1 10 (21.28%) HP
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Siebel