Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 33 40
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.85% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.04% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Chester median daily rate - £413 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +106.25% -40.30%
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £500 £345
% change year-on-year -35.00% +44.93% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £57.50 - -

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 185 192 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 86.05% 82.05% 82.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 164 252
Chester median daily rate £388 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £258
90th Percentile £472 £486 £511
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £408 £410
% change year-on-year -1.84% -0.61% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 2
Chester median hourly rate £19.03 £13.00 £20.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.38% -37.77% -5.05%
10th Percentile £13.45 £13.00 £20.80
90th Percentile £42.50 £35.00 £20.98
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +34.38% -8.13%

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