Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Quality Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Quality Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Quality Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 142 149
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +18
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 19 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.47% 0.70% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.86% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 11
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £184 £290 £256
90th Percentile £468 £598 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% - -49.44%
10th Percentile £12.98 £21.25 £21.25
90th Percentile £14.93 £23.75 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +108.42% +5.56% -49.44%

Quality Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3408 3480 3948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.59% 81.21% 78.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 1875 2179
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 133 173
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.30 £13.75
90th Percentile £39.05 £48.50 £44.75
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Berkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Berkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Berkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Berkshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +9 8 - - 1
Reading +8 7 £425 +2.41%
Maidenhead -11 3 £325 -37.50%
Slough +1 1 - -
Quality Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) SLA
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
4 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team Management
4 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Data Validation
4 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
4 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) Validation
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
5 3 (15.79%) Publishing
5 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 3 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (15.79%) W3C
5 3 (15.79%) Adobe
5 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Google

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) German Language
2 3 (15.79%) Italian Language
2 3 (15.79%) Japanese Language
2 3 (15.79%) Korean Language
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 3 (15.79%) Russian Language
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Data Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
2 3 (15.79%) W3C
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
2 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
2 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Data Validation
2 4 (21.05%) ERP
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Validation
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) QA Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Web Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) HNC
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) Serena
4 1 (5.26%) VMware