The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 46 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 1 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 1.12% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.41% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £225 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +35.13%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
382 708 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.76% 79.46% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 459 343
Median daily rate £400 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 31
Median hourly rate £20.33 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Chester - 1 £225 -
Quality Management
North West

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workday
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Process Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Workday