The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma Black Belt
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 140 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.070% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £625 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.70

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 316 457 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.84% 16.10% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 291 275
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.54 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Six Sigma Black Belt
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Six Sigma Black Belt as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in Yorkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma Black Belt in Yorkshire

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma Black Belt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma Black Belt.

1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management

Six Sigma Black Belt
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Lean Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt