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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 63 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.74% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.99% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £538 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £42.75 £31.63
% change year-on-year
-41.52% +35.17%
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
508 604 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.94% 74.02% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 314 356
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 47 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.78% +50.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 - 1 - -
Quality Management
East of England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Requirements Management
2 6 (54.55%) Project Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) QMS
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Validation

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 (18.18%) IBM Notes
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Author
3 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Master Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Project Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Requirements Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) QMS
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP