The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 57 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.38% 0.47% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.62% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +131.25%
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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 322 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.64% 74.88% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 178 262
Average daily rate £430 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 58
Average hourly rate £38.50 £29.13 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% +0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 1 - -
Quality Management
East of England

Quality Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Quality Management also 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 that cited Quality Management.

1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (33.33%) APMP
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Project
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Quality Management also 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 that cited Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Manager
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) APMP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint