The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 88 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.17% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 £42.25
% change year-on-year
- -14.20%
Quality Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1024 875 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.53% 73.90% 66.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 451 432
Average daily rate £350 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £32.50 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
Bolton - - - -
Quality Management
North West

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Practice Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) QMS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Websense
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PP
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) HSRP
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP PP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Practice Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) QMS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Demand Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Websense
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki