The first table below looks at the demand for the Quality Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Manager
Rank 541 479 552
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +73
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Manager 49 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.056% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.060% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 18
Average daily rate £375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £525 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £75.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £75.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+172.72% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Quality Manager
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Quality Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Quality Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quality Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Quality Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Quality Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Quality Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Quality Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Quality Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Quality Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Quality Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Quality Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -4 25 £450 -14.28% 4
West Midlands -7 10 £235 -
East of England -21 6 £240 -26.15% 1
South East -13 3 £400 +10.34% 7
Yorkshire -22 3 £375 +87.50% 1
South West - 1 - - 5
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 4
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Quality Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (49.44%) QA
2 35 (39.33%) Finance
3 23 (25.84%) Quality Management
4 21 (23.60%) Service Delivery
4 21 (23.60%) Telecoms
5 20 (22.47%) PRINCE2
6 19 (21.35%) Project Management
7 18 (20.22%) ITIL
8 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.85%) PMI Certification
9 12 (13.48%) Six Sigma
10 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.36%) Software Testing
10 11 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (12.36%) Data Quality
11 10 (11.24%) Waterfall
11 10 (11.24%) PMP
12 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (10.11%) ISO 9001
12 9 (10.11%) TDD
13 8 (8.99%) Banking
13 8 (8.99%) Incident Management
13 8 (8.99%) Test Management
13 8 (8.99%) Degree
13 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
13 8 (8.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (8.99%) Change Management
13 8 (8.99%) Front Office
13 8 (8.99%) Automation Testing
13 8 (8.99%) Quantitative Risk Management

Quality Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) DB2
2 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (2.25%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
2 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Front Office
4 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.49%) Marketing
6 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.25%) Retail
8 1 (1.12%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.12%) Electronics
8 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) PMI
2 3 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Economics
4 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.12%) Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Quality Management
2 21 (23.60%) Service Delivery
3 20 (22.47%) PRINCE2
4 19 (21.35%) Project Management
5 18 (20.22%) ITIL
6 12 (13.48%) Six Sigma
7 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.36%) Software Testing
7 11 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.24%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.11%) TDD
10 8 (8.99%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.99%) Test Management
10 8 (8.99%) Change Management
10 8 (8.99%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.99%) Quantitative Risk Management
10 8 (8.99%) Test Strategy
10 8 (8.99%) QMS
11 7 (7.87%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.87%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) PMI Certification
2 10 (11.24%) PMP
3 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (8.99%) Degree
5 2 (2.25%) CRISC
5 2 (2.25%) CISA
5 2 (2.25%) CISM
5 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.12%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (49.44%) QA
2 11 (12.36%) Data Quality
3 9 (10.11%) ISO 9001
4 8 (8.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (7.87%) GxP
6 4 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (3.37%) ISO 9000
8 2 (2.25%) SLA
9 1 (1.12%) GCP
9 1 (1.12%) GMP
9 1 (1.12%) GLP
9 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
2 2 (2.25%) Remedy
2 2 (2.25%) IBM
2 2 (2.25%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.12%) Agilent
3 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.12%) SAP
3 1 (1.12%) Trillium
City, London
Experis IT
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northern Home Counties
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
IT HR
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago