Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Six Sigma Yellow Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 October 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 Yellow Belt
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 872 880
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 -18
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt 5 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.027% 0.067% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 9
UK median daily rate £488 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% -4.19%
10th Percentile £393 £112 £323
90th Percentile £553 £564 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £256 £400
% change year-on-year - -35.94% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Six Sigma Yellow 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 18467 22397 22072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.58% 21.02% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11247 13904 13212
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £239 £240
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.19% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 894 850 1073
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +17.39% +17.95%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £24.22
% change year-on-year +9.09% +13.55% +21.09%

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Yellow Belt in the UK

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow Belt over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Top 5 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 Yellow Belt within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 5 £488 +30.00%
London -1 4 £488 -2.50%
Midlands +27 1 - -
UK excluding London +21 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Yellow 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 Yellow Belt.

1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Six Sigma Yellow 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Process Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Process Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt