Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 843 839
Rank change year-on-year +56 -4 -25
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 54 50 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.045% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 26
UK median daily rate £402 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.78% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £275 £363 £315
90th Percentile £575 £573 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18524 23591 22136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.48% 21.44% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11364 14772 12871
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 947 827 1090
UK median hourly rate £29.92 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +24.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +24.44% +9.76%

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 24 July 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 12 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 24 July 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 +73 51 £408 -9.44% 2
UK excluding London +65 33 £401 -5.76% 1
London +26 20 £398 -15.43% 1
North of England +72 7 £388 -11.93%
East of England 0 7 £413 +10.00%
West Midlands +37 6 £450 +7.78%
Midlands +17 6 £450 +20.00% 1
South East +25 5 £275 -45.00%
South West +4 5 £625 +47.06%
North West +33 4 £363 -21.20%
Scotland +36 3 £350 -33.33%
Yorkshire +32 3 £400 -

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 46 (85.19%) Six Sigma
2 25 (46.30%) Finance
3 21 (38.89%) Lean Six Sigma
4 19 (35.19%) Degree
5 18 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 16 (29.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 12 (22.22%) Project Management
7 12 (22.22%) Change Management
7 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.67%) Process Management
9 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (12.96%) ITIL
10 7 (12.96%) MS Visio
11 6 (11.11%) UML
11 6 (11.11%) Legal
11 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum
11 6 (11.11%) Marketing
11 6 (11.11%) Use Case
11 6 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
11 6 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (11.11%) Service Design
12 5 (9.26%) SIPOC
12 5 (9.26%) Master's Degree
12 5 (9.26%) Project Governance
12 5 (9.26%) Target Operating Model

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 5 (9.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (12.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Legal
2 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Back Office
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Automotive
5 2 (3.70%) Front Office
5 2 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Lean Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Business Process Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Lean Practitioner
6 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Marketing Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Process Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Process Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Sales Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) PMI
3 2 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Six Sigma
2 21 (38.89%) Lean Six Sigma
3 18 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 12 (22.22%) Change Management
4 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (22.22%) Project Management
5 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 9 (16.67%) Process Management
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (11.11%) Scrum
8 6 (11.11%) Service Design
8 6 (11.11%) UML
8 6 (11.11%) Use Case
9 5 (9.26%) Project Governance
9 5 (9.26%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (9.26%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Degree
2 16 (29.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (9.26%) Master's Degree
3 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (3.70%) HNC
6 2 (3.70%) HND
7 1 (1.85%) ACCA
7 1 (1.85%) CIMA
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.85%) PMP
7 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 13485
2 1 (1.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) FINREP
2 1 (1.85%) GMP
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.56%) Ariba
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) Minitab
4 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.85%) Xerox
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