Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - +55 -
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.37% - 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Cardiff median daily rate £347 - £450
10th Percentile £275 - £425
90th Percentile £422 - £475
South Wales median daily rate £347 - £450
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 719 530 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 89.43% 87.31% 82.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 397 328
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £175 £203
90th Percentile £550 £519 £513
South Wales median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £12.62 £16.07 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.48% +23.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.00 £28.83
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -48.00% +58.73% +12.50%

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 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

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
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Project Manager
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%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) TQM
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
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
1 1 (33.33%) QA