The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma Black Belt
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 90 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.70

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 123 142 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.70% 9.34% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 73 74
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £236 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -15.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in Edinburgh

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in Edinburgh

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) MiFID
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
1 1 (50.00%) QA