The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 57 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% - 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.58%
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
400 644 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.19% 82.04% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 441 415
Median daily rate £388 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.13% -39.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.35 £15.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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
South Wales - 2 £450 - 1
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 Wales region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware