Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 106 133
Rank change year-on-year -25 +27 -18
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.13% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 - £415
10th Percentile £435 - £372
90th Percentile £464 - £448
South East median daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.73% -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1934 1483 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.78% 84.12% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 813 1137
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £236 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Buckinghamshire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Buckinghamshire

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Buckinghamshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire 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
Milton Keynes - 6 £450 -
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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (50.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP