Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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 Green Belt
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 848 860
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -24
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 50 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.031% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 33
UK median daily rate £444 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £349 £315
90th Percentile £544 £582 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.47% +13.33% -
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 19162 20976 22714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.68% 20.44% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11781 13124 13776
UK median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £222 £239 £246
90th Percentile £606 £589 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £388
% change year-on-year +1.27% +1.94% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 853 1083
UK median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +2.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.17 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.83 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.93 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.25% +8.00% +31.58%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 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
England +29 44 £450 +2.86% 10
UK excluding London +24 33 £431 +1.47% 8
South West +17 18 £463 +20.13% 1
London -34 16 £488 -2.50% 2
Scotland 0 6 £394 -
South East -13 4 £360 - 6
North of England +46 3 £375 -15.25%
Yorkshire +12 3 £375 -16.67%
West Midlands +24 2 £500 -
Midlands +22 2 £500 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 42 (84.00%) Six Sigma
2 21 (42.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
3 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
3 14 (28.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.00%) Collaborative Working
4 13 (26.00%) Process Improvement
4 13 (26.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (24.00%) Migration
5 12 (24.00%) Data Migration
5 12 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (16.00%) IBM
8 7 (14.00%) Change Management
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Degree
9 5 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 5 (10.00%) Coaching
10 4 (8.00%) Business Transformation
10 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (8.00%) Legal
10 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
11 3 (6.00%) PMI

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 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
1 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Legal
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Process Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) DOORS Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Lean Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Process Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) PMI
3 2 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) Six Sigma
2 21 (42.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.00%) Collaborative Working
4 13 (26.00%) Process Improvement
4 13 (26.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (24.00%) Data Migration
5 12 (24.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Change Management
7 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Coaching
7 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.00%) Business Transformation
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.00%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (4.00%) Client Onboarding
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (4.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CBAP
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.00%) HNC
6 1 (2.00%) HND
6 1 (2.00%) ISEB
6 1 (2.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) IBM
2 1 (2.00%) Blue Prism
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.00%) Xerox