The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 49 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.26% 0.56% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.74% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £625 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.65 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+37.82% +58.30%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
542 538 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.12% 75.24% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 271 289
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 29
Median hourly rate £42.65 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.05 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.40 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Stevenage - 6 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Quality Management
East of England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Requirements Management
2 6 (46.15%) Project Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Presales
5 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) QMS
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) Project Planning
2 6 (46.15%) Requirements Management
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Presales
4 3 (23.08%) QMS
4 3 (23.08%) Release Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle