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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 52 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 1.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £448 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 473 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.66% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 255 254
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) ACCA
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) IBM

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos Planning
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Planning Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM