Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 236 247
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 +34
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.100% 0.044% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.30% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
City of London median daily rate £475 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% -4.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £415 £524 £525
90th Percentile £638 £525 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -9.44% +7.59% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 970 984 1,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.82% 14.35% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 706 759
City of London median daily rate £480 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £256 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 29 15
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.03% -1.61% +5.61%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £16.14
90th Percentile £25.50 £28.15 £41.40
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% +5.56%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the City of London

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the City of London

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma Black Belt in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma
1 6 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Robotics
4 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) MiFID
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) MBA
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 1 (14.29%) Equities
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) CRM

Six Sigma Black Belt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Lean Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Process Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Robotics
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Business Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (14.29%) EMIR
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
1 1 (14.29%) MiFID