The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 117 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.63% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.83% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
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£328 £400 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% +34.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £600 £316
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
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1896 1680 1918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.27% 75.30% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 978 976
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 64 61
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £37.50
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 Yorkshire

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
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
South Yorkshire +4 3 £290 +16.00%
West Yorkshire -17 1 £375 -34.78%
North Yorkshire - - - -
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
1 7 (41.18%) QMS
2 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Workflow
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Splunk
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) PMI
4 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.76%) ISEB
5 2 (11.76%) SMTP
5 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
5 2 (11.76%) FTP
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SMTP
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
1 2 (11.76%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) AIX
2 1 (5.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
1 7 (41.18%) QMS
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) DSDM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
2 2 (11.76%) Lua
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) APMP
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade
3 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Trillium