The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma Yellow 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 Yellow Belt over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Rank 640 619 606
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.095% 0.047% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £400 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-35.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
11547 10530 10603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.57% 19.45% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7178 6009 6170
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 542 543
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.74% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Daily Rate Trend

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

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 11 £450 +12.50%
London - 7 £580 -
North West -12 1 - -
South West - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Kegworth - 1 £119 -
Corsham - 1 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 £119 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £119 -

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Six Sigma Yellow Belt.

1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 9 (75.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 9 (75.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Service Design
7 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) Back Office
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) CIPD
7 1 (8.33%) Banking
7 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Planner
4 2 (16.67%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Development Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Lean Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Design
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 9 (75.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CIPD
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft