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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 113 129 136
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 28 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.100% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 5
Median daily rate £360 £308 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £242 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £374 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £47.71 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-52.84% +88.95%
Quality Management
England

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
2294 2306 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.43% 76.61% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1498 1530 1564
Median daily rate £393 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 99 126
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +3 12 £350 -10.25% 1
Wiltshire - 12 £450 - 3
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Dorset - 1 - -
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (26.67%) Change Control
5 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
6 10 (22.22%) Validation
7 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
8 8 (17.78%) Data Management
8 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
9 7 (15.56%) Data Governance
9 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
10 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (13.33%) MS Office
10 6 (13.33%) SAS
10 6 (13.33%) IBM
10 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 6 (13.33%) Metadata Management
10 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
10 6 (13.33%) Requirements Management
10 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
10 6 (13.33%) QMS
10 6 (13.33%) Base SAS
11 5 (11.11%) Degree
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
12 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.89%) QA
12 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement

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 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) SAS
3 2 (4.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Base SAS
1 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Essbase
2 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
1 13 (28.89%) Consultant
2 11 (24.44%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Data Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Management Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Quality Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Head of Business Change
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (2.22%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) CESG
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (26.67%) Change Control
4 10 (22.22%) Validation
5 9 (20.00%) Project Management
6 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.78%) Data Management
7 7 (15.56%) Data Governance
7 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Metadata Management
8 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
8 6 (13.33%) QMS
8 6 (13.33%) Requirements Management
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.89%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) Def Stans
3 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.22%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.22%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.22%) RMADS
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Lotus
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) SAP