Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 16 December 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +33
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.96% 2.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 3.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Chester median daily rate £413 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +1.45% +6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 169 213 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 80.86% 83.53% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 189 174
Chester median daily rate £363 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% - +12.28%
10th Percentile £218 £235 £306
90th Percentile £505 £488 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 19
Chester median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -22.22% -16.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.50 £12.87
90th Percentile £35.00 £17.50 £34.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.17 £20.14 £17.77
% change year-on-year -19.72% +13.35% -3.95%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Chester

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Chester

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Expense Management
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Banking Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Expense Management
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (50.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle