The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
England / South West
Rank 123 129 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 16 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.64% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.78% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 3
Median daily rate £413 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £278 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £513 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.49 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £52.50 £34.83
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2162 2422 2488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.33% 81.36% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1657 1630
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 117 98
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £20.63 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Quality Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Wiltshire 0 5 £288 +1.76%
Bristol +5 4 £435 -7.44% 1
Devon - 3 £400 - 1
Gloucestershire +3 1 £400 -
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (23.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) QMS
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.67%) Change Control
7 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) Programme Governance
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.33%) Unix
8 4 (13.33%) IBM
8 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (13.33%) ISEB
8 4 (13.33%) NHS

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (13.33%) SAS
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP PP
1 1 (3.33%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Back Office
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Quality Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Governance Manager
5 2 (6.67%) PMO Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Project Governance Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) Dojo
2 2 (6.67%) DOM
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (23.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (23.33%) QMS
5 5 (16.67%) Change Control
5 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Programme Governance
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.00%) Information Management
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Test Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) ABAP
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) PhD
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) ISO 9000
3 2 (6.67%) Basel II
3 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
4 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.33%) ISO19770
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Teradata
3 2 (6.67%) Cognos
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) NEC
3 2 (6.67%) Pega
3 2 (6.67%) webMethods
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
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