Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Six Sigma Green Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 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 Green Belt
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 824 836 796
Rank change year-on-year +12 -40 +64
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 43 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 25
UK median daily rate £430 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% -4.26%
10th Percentile £235 £363 £334
90th Percentile £575 £563 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -36.32% +11.76% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
UK median hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £22.60 - £27.25
90th Percentile £33.60 - £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50

Six Sigma Green 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,250 19,010 19,714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.40% 18.87% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,515 11,661 12,490
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £258 £225 £250
90th Percentile £631 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 918 850 891
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.40 £50.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.62 £26.22 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.18% -4.67% -8.85%

Six Sigma Green Belt
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Six Sigma Green Belt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Green Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Green Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma Green Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma Green Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 10 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 Green Belt within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
England +2 40 £428 -14.50% 6
UK excluding London -17 22 £303 -36.32% 6
London +16 20 £443 -9.23% 2
East of England - 8 £550 - 1
Midlands 0 7 £271 -47.07% 1
West Midlands -11 4 £240 -52.00%
East Midlands +14 3 £413 -21.43% 1
Scotland 0 3 £475 +7.04% 1
South East -13 2 £263 -61.11% 1
South West -48 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Green 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 with a requirement for Six Sigma Green Belt.

1 37 (86.05%) Six Sigma
2 29 (67.44%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (48.84%) Process Improvement
4 19 (44.19%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (39.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 14 (32.56%) Project Management
7 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (25.58%) MS Visio
9 10 (23.26%) ITIL
9 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
9 10 (23.26%) Workflow
9 10 (23.26%) Finance
9 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (18.60%) Scrum
10 8 (18.60%) BPMN
10 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
10 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
11 7 (16.28%) Use Case
11 7 (16.28%) Banking
11 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (16.28%) Coaching
12 6 (13.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 6 (13.95%) UML
12 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
12 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (13.95%) Requirements Engineering

Six Sigma Green Belt
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Appian
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Visio
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MS Access
1 1 (2.33%) Power BI
1 1 (2.33%) QlikView
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.98%) Back Office
4 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Process Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Process Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Coach
6 2 (4.65%) Business Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Business Improvement Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Credit Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Junior
7 1 (2.33%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) PMI
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (86.05%) Six Sigma
2 29 (67.44%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (48.84%) Process Improvement
4 19 (44.19%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (32.56%) Project Management
6 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (23.26%) ITIL
7 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
7 10 (23.26%) Workflow
8 8 (18.60%) BPMN
8 8 (18.60%) Scrum
9 7 (16.28%) Coaching
9 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
9 7 (16.28%) Use Case
10 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (13.95%) Requirements Engineering
10 6 (13.95%) Service Design
10 6 (13.95%) UML
10 6 (13.95%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 10 (23.26%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.65%) IIBA
6 2 (4.65%) ISEB
6 2 (4.65%) PMP
7 1 (2.33%) HNC
7 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) COSO
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
3 2 (4.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (4.65%) GAMP
3 2 (4.65%) ISO 13485
3 2 (4.65%) PMO
4 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Automation Anywhere
2 1 (2.33%) Blue Prism
2 1 (2.33%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) Tableau
2 1 (2.33%) UiPath