The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 3 months to 26 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 61 76
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.71% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.87% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £340 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% -5.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £408
% change year-on-year +2.00% -7.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £11.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +247.82% -71.06%  

Quality Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 685 690 764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.74% 82.14% 82.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 511 590
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £18.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Quality Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Bristol

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Bristol

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Bristol

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 7 (70.00%) QMS
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 5 (50.00%) IBM Blueworks
3 5 (50.00%) Dojo
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Pega
3 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) DOM
3 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) webMethods
3 5 (50.00%) Process Management
3 5 (50.00%) Back Office
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Cognitive Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 5 (50.00%) Back Office
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) BPM Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Dojo
1 5 (50.00%) DOM
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) QMS
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Cognitive Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Process Management
3 5 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) Pega
1 5 (50.00%) webMethods