Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 170 172
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 +16
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 29 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.43% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.53% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 15
East of England median daily rate £450 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +15.63% -4.19%
10th Percentile £312 £288 £275
90th Percentile £850 £663 £603
England median daily rate £415 £410 £415
% change year-on-year +1.22% -1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - £31.50
England median hourly rate £30.58 £22.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +35.89% -47.67% +83.96%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4221 3939 4775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.22% 80.88% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2265 2803
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £222 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 310 373
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £29.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +11.54% +0.97%
10th Percentile £12.03 £14.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.39
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +15.79%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the East of England

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in the East of England

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in the East of England

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in the East of England

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +5 15 £550 -
Cambridgeshire -8 8 - -
Suffolk +17 4 - -
Bedfordshire -4 1 £450 -5.26% 1
Essex -24 1 £425 -5.56%
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 14 (48.28%) ISO 9001
2 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) QMS
3 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Information Security
4 7 (24.14%) Validation
4 7 (24.14%) Adobe
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (20.69%) Change Control
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) ERP
7 4 (13.79%) PhD
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
7 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Huawei
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.79%) PMO
7 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (10.34%) QA
8 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Extranet
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Desktop Engineer
1 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support
1 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Head of IT
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Manager
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Release Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Software Validation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Validation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Author
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Life Science
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Project Management
1 10 (34.48%) QMS
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) Validation
4 6 (20.69%) Change Control
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) ERP
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (10.34%) ITSM
7 3 (10.34%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) PhD
2 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) ISO 9001
2 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (13.79%) PMO
4 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (10.34%) QA
5 2 (6.90%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
5 2 (6.90%) GAMP
5 2 (6.90%) GMP
5 2 (6.90%) ISO 13485
6 1 (3.45%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Adobe
2 4 (13.79%) Huawei
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) SAP