Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 373 393
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -15
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.036% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.14% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
South East median daily rate £500 £600 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +37.93% +2.35%
England median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3738 4303 5247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.21% 25.85% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2126 2636 3121
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £210 £251 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 221 253
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £52.09
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.99% +5.21% +26.32%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the South East

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +2 10 £500 +17.65%
Berkshire - 8 £510 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £500 -
Six Sigma Black Belt
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 11 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 10 (90.91%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (81.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) DMAIC
6 5 (45.45%) MBA
7 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (18.18%) People Management
9 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
9 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project

Six Sigma Black Belt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Manager
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Service Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Head of Mobile
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 10 (90.91%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (81.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) DMAIC
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) People Management
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MBA
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft