Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 December 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 Black Belt
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 172 202
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.19% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.09% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £450 -
England median daily rate £510 £471 £495
% change year-on-year +8.28% -4.85% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -45.45% - -

Six Sigma Black 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,008 822 1,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.44% 16.97% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 454 695
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £222 £195 £232
90th Percentile £544 £525 £541
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 36
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.89% +37.08% -29.23%
10th Percentile £14.58 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.90 £50.00 £43.25
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +6.00% -1.96% +9.09%

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the West Midlands

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the West Midlands

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in the West Midlands