The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 103 86 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.058% 0.59% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.76% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£375 £575 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +109.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.17% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
- -17.15%
Quality Management
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1283 1192 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 74.94% 78.68% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 687 716
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 33
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
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Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Quality Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Quality Management.

1 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) NHS
2 5 (41.67%) QMS
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) PMI
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Apache
6 1 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Quality Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) QMS
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) DSDM
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu