Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 53 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +67
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.27% 1.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
South Wales median daily rate £300 £500 -
% change year-on-year -40.00% - -
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 642 528 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.76% 83.54% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 431 599
Cardiff median daily rate £383 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.29% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £190 £180 £232
90th Percentile £490 £538 £450
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 18
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +57.69% -14.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.12 £12.04
90th Percentile £21.53 £40.00 £20.45
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +43.33% -1.64%

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS

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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C-shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat