Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 789 855
Rank change year-on-year -60 +66 -1
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt 42 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.054% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 31
UK median daily rate £485 £408 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.02% -9.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £413 £275 £363
90th Percentile £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £401 £433
% change year-on-year +18.60% -7.40% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 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 19,459 18,762 23,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.80% 19.75% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,574 11,537 14,840
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £593 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 947 959 845
UK median hourly rate £24.55 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.17% +7.14% +24.44%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.17 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £50.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -18.25% +10.53% +26.67%

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 18 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Green Belt over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Six Sigma Green Belt
Top 13 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 18 July 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 -53 36 £500 +21.21% 14
UK excluding London -32 25 £475 +18.60% 17
London -34 15 £500 +20.85%
East of England +5 6 £506 +22.67% 2
North of England -23 6 £425 +9.68% 5
Midlands -8 5 £450 - 5
Yorkshire -26 5 £380 -5.00% 1
West Midlands -24 4 - - 3
Scotland -40 4 £425 +21.43% 3
South West +2 2 - -
South East -20 2 £550 +100.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £450 - 2
North East - 1 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 40 (95.24%) Six Sigma
2 28 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 25 (59.52%) Process Improvement
4 17 (40.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 12 (28.57%) Finance
5 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (26.19%) BPMN
7 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
8 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Coaching
9 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (14.29%) IIBA
9 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) COSO
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
11 4 (9.52%) Service Design
11 4 (9.52%) Line Management
11 4 (9.52%) FMEA
11 4 (9.52%) User Experience
11 4 (9.52%) Supply Chain Model
11 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
11 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
11 4 (9.52%) PMBOK

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 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Broadband
1 1 (2.38%) FlexRay
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Billing
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Business Improvement Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Designer
4 5 (11.90%) Lean Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Process Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Principal Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Process Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Business Process Improvement Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Robotics
5 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Six Sigma
2 28 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 25 (59.52%) Process Improvement
4 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (26.19%) BPMN
6 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 7 (16.67%) Coaching
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.52%) Change Management
10 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
10 4 (9.52%) ITSM
10 4 (9.52%) Line Management
10 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
10 4 (9.52%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 6 (14.29%) IIBA
3 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) CIPD
6 1 (2.38%) IRCA
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) COSO
2 4 (9.52%) PMBOK
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (2.38%) EMIR
4 1 (2.38%) FATCA
4 1 (2.38%) GAMP
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 13485
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.38%) MiFID
4 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Ariba
3 2 (4.76%) BT
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) NCR
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle