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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
England / South West
Rank 120 116 132
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 10 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.88% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 2
Median daily rate £400 £465 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +32.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £535 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +35.13%

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
2071 2375 2280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.15% 82.15% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1378 1666 1531
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 120 104
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Devon - 3 £400 -
Gloucestershire +1 2 £319 +27.50%
Wiltshire -3 2 £286 +0.43% 1
Bristol -5 1 £405 -14.28%
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) SAS
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 4 (16.67%) Change Control
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) QMS
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
7 4 (16.67%) Teradata
7 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (16.67%) ISEB
7 4 (16.67%) NHS
7 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (16.67%) .NET

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 5 (20.83%) SAS
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (8.33%) OLAP
5 2 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Quality Manager
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Strategy Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (29.17%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (16.67%) Change Control
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) QMS
3 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (12.50%) Data Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) Information Management
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Governance
4 3 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (8.33%) Basel II
3 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 14001
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.17%) ISO19770
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (8.33%) Cognos
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) NEC
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