Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Six Sigma Black Belt
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 166 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +183
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.023% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.093% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Berkshire median daily rate £510 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.12% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £569 £435
% change year-on-year -12.09% +30.75% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Six Sigma Black Belt is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 872 1075 1283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.22% 24.98% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 527 629
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £240
90th Percentile £600 £575 £533
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £39.60 £44.97 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in Berkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in Berkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 5 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Six Sigma Black Belt
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (75.00%) DMAIC
4 5 (62.50%) MBA
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (12.50%) Data Quality

Six Sigma Black Belt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) DMAIC
3 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MBA
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality