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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 95 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.86% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £500 £581 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.94% +82.13%
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
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
1501 1083 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.71% 77.47% 76.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 666 460
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 33
Average hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stockport - 1 - -
Quality Management
North West

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) ETL
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) MS Office
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (6.25%) Talend
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
6 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) EAI

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ETL
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
4 1 (6.25%) EAI
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) VMware