Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 June 2018 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 56 74
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18 -
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.36% 1.05% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.19% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £263 £478 £425
90th Percentile £415 £523 £475
South Wales median daily rate £300 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -40.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 729 589 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.36% 88.57% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 471 444
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £282 £180 £213
90th Percentile £519 £538 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 17
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.00 £16.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.58% +26.08% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.83 £12.55
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.93 £20.28
South Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £25.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year -24.52% +27.39% +35.34%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Cardiff

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Cardiff

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) TQM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat