Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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 Green Belt
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 833 821 834
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 45 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.037% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 39
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £326 £300
90th Percentile £551 £572 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £363
% change year-on-year +10.77% +12.07% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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 18,840 19,485 21,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.91% 20.44% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,564 12,218 13,303
UK median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 829 868 1,044
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.94 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -5.68% +44.74%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.27 £50.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.69 £27.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -4.85% -3.57% +43.59%

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 22 January 2018.

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 11 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 22 January 2018. 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 +11 41 £475 +5.56% 12
UK excluding London +23 32 £450 +10.77% 15
South West +22 18 £463 +20.13% 1
London -38 12 £488 -7.14% 1
North of England +34 4 £413 -2.94%
Yorkshire +8 4 £413 -8.33%
Scotland -17 4 £444 +14.52% 4
Midlands +2 3 £513 +13.89% 9
South East - 3 £360 - 1
West Midlands +10 2 £500 +11.11% 8
East Midlands 0 1 £525 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Six Sigma Green Belt.

1 40 (88.89%) Six Sigma
2 19 (42.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 14 (31.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (28.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (28.89%) Collaborative Working
5 13 (28.89%) Manufacturing
6 12 (26.67%) Migration
6 12 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (26.67%) Data Migration
7 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 9 (20.00%) Finance
9 8 (17.78%) IBM
10 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
11 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.33%) Change Management
11 6 (13.33%) Coaching
12 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
13 4 (8.89%) Project Management
13 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
13 4 (8.89%) Degree
13 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
14 3 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 3 (6.67%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (28.89%) Manufacturing
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Advertising
5 2 (4.44%) Automotive
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Process Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Data Migration Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) DOORS Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Lean Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Process Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Lean Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) PMI
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Six Sigma
2 19 (42.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 15 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (28.89%) Collaborative Working
5 13 (28.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (26.67%) Data Migration
6 12 (26.67%) Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Change Management
7 6 (13.33%) Coaching
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.44%) Organisational Learning
10 2 (4.44%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (4.44%) Master's Degree
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CBAP
7 1 (2.22%) ISEB
7 1 (2.22%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.22%) Blue Prism
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Minitab
2 1 (2.22%) TIBCO