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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.73% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Median daily rate £405 £500 £537
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £308 £494
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £409
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £34.83
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.75%

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
1108 1502 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.38% 84.81% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 696
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 31
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Bolton - 3 £405 -
Quality Management
North West

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Dependency Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
5 4 (21.05%) Data Governance
5 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
5 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) QA
5 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 4 (21.05%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) DSDM
6 3 (15.79%) ISEB
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITSM
6 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
6 3 (15.79%) APMP
7 2 (10.53%) API Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) User Experience
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.53%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Migration Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Telephony Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Telephony Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) E-Business Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Dependency Management
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Data Governance
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) DSDM
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (15.79%) APMP
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow