Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 December 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 131 138
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 11 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.67% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 12
East Midlands median daily rate £352 £269 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.79% -28.81% -9.04%
10th Percentile £183 £220 £142
90th Percentile £449 £486 £473
England median daily rate £500 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +42.22% -43.75%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,167 2,699 2,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.74% 84.03% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,413 1,708 1,695
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £235 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 103 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +10.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.00 £8.76
90th Percentile £32.75 £47.50 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.23
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.61% +5.60%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the East Midlands

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in the East Midlands

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in the East Midlands

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in the East Midlands

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 7 £373 - 1
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £185 -50.67% 4
Derbyshire +1 1 £330 +50.00%
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) HNC
3 4 (36.36%) HND
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Netcool
3 4 (36.36%) Remedy
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
3 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) ETL

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) BASE24 Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Test Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
1 2 (18.18%) Tandem
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) HNC
2 4 (36.36%) HND
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9002
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
1 2 (18.18%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy
1 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics