The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 31 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.08% 0.34% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.41% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-20.61% -40.45%
Quality Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 242 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.59% 82.03% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 155 275
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Quality Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quality Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £550 -
Quality Management
East of England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (33.33%) GxP
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) GIS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (33.33%) GxP
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP