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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 101 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 5 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.79% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.00% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Median daily rate £408 £480 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.10% +300.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £405 £392
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +3.38%
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
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
1504 1397 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.90% 78.57% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 850 606
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £34.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.35% +94.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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
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 25 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
5 4 (19.05%) Validation
5 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (9.52%) EAI
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) MS Access
7 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) QA
7 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
7 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture

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 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.76%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Quality Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) ITSM Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) MI Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Business Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Life Science
2 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Conflict Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) EAI
6 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Talend
2 2 (9.52%) Wyse
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle