The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Quality Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Manager
Rank 626 630 598
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Manager 35 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.058% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.061% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 20
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £443 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Quality Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Quality Manager in the job title.

Quality Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quality Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quality Manager within the UK.

Quality Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Quality Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Quality Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Quality Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Manager within the UK.

Quality Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Quality Manager
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +19 35 £400 +6.66% 6
South East +11 8 - - 1
London -7 7 £450 +20.00% 2
South West +10 6 £385 -3.75% 1
Bristol - 6 £385 -
Surrey - 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire +6 3 £550 +57.14%
Yorkshire +1 3 £550 +57.14%
North West +1 3 £475 +58.33% 1
Manchester -9 3 £475 +58.33% 1
West Midlands -24 3 £323 -24.11%
East of England - 3 - - 1
Woking - 3 - - 1
Bradford +3 2 - -
Hampshire -5 2 - -
Berkshire -6 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £295 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £350 -15.15%
North East - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 £550 -
Derbyshire - 1 £350 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £350 -

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Quality Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Quality Manager in the job title.

1 23 (32.39%) QA
2 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
3 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (19.72%) Validation
4 14 (19.72%) Quality Management
4 14 (19.72%) Data Quality
5 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (14.08%) Project Management
7 9 (12.68%) Finance
8 8 (11.27%) Data Management
8 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
8 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
8 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
8 8 (11.27%) SQL
8 8 (11.27%) MS Office
8 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
9 7 (9.86%) Internal Audit
9 7 (9.86%) Oracle
9 7 (9.86%) ITIL
9 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.86%) ISO 9001
9 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.86%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (8.45%) Degree
11 5 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (7.04%) NHS
11 5 (7.04%) Six Sigma
11 5 (7.04%) Benchmarking
11 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
11 5 (7.04%) Problem Management

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.41%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Wireless
2 3 (4.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.63%) Big Data
2 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.41%) SOAP
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) NHS
3 4 (5.63%) Biometrics
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) Quality Management
1 14 (19.72%) Validation
2 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (14.08%) Project Management
4 8 (11.27%) Data Management
4 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
4 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.86%) Internal Audit
5 7 (9.86%) ITIL
5 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.86%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (7.04%) Benchmarking
6 5 (7.04%) Open Source
6 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.04%) Six Sigma
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.63%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.63%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) C
2 4 (5.63%) VBA
3 1 (1.41%) C#
3 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) QA
2 14 (19.72%) Data Quality
3 7 (9.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.23%) GAMP
4 3 (4.23%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.41%) GxP
5 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.41%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Docker
2 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Ansible
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) Atlassian
2 4 (5.63%) Hortonworks
3 3 (4.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (4.23%) Arqiva
3 3 (4.23%) BT
3 3 (4.23%) Ericsson
3 3 (4.23%) Huawei
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) NetCracker
3 3 (4.23%) Nokia
3 3 (4.23%) Nokia Networks
3 3 (4.23%) Siemens
3 3 (4.23%) Telindus
3 3 (4.23%) Virgin Media
3 3 (4.23%) ZTE
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) SAP
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