The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 86 89 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 9 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.40% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.53% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate
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£245 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.59% -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £388 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £451 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.63 £43.55 £47.40
% change year-on-year
-27.38% -8.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1297 1136 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.71% 75.13% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 604 772
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 35
Average hourly rate £14.25 £33.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.81% +88.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.90 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Quality Management
Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 5 £220 - 1
Bradford - 3 £400 -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Quality Management
Yorkshire

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) NHS
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) QMS
3 6 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (27.78%) Change Control
4 5 (27.78%) Splunk
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) Apache
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) nginx
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Puppet
7 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) PMI
7 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) WAN

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 6 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) NHS
2 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) PMI
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
1 4 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) QMS
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) APMP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Splunk
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix