The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Manager
Rank 74 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Manager 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
856 717 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 90.97% 94.22% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 419 426
Average daily rate £400 £376 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 49 71
Average hourly rate £15.09 £19.00 £22.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.57% -15.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.85 £42.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Quality Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Quality Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Quality Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Quality Manager
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Quality Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Quality Manager in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) ISO22301
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Quality Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Quality Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Quality Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft