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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 118 131
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 13 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.56% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.73% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £350 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £308 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.08 £11.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +291.95% -71.06%  

Quality Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1960 2045 2466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.48% 80.10% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 1180 1468
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 151 178
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.62 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.47% -16.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Quality Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 12 £350 -
Essex -23 1 - - 1
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (57.14%) Change Management
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (50.00%) QMS
2 7 (50.00%) Change Control
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (42.86%) Line Management
3 6 (42.86%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (28.57%) PMO
4 4 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (21.43%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) SAP QM
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (7.14%) ISO 13485
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP QM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Author
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) HR Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HRMS Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Payroll Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Lead
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
3 1 (7.14%) Software Validation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Change Management
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Change Control
2 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) QMS
3 6 (42.86%) Contingency Planning
3 6 (42.86%) Line Management
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (7.14%) GAMP
2 1 (7.14%) GMP
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 13485
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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Rate: £46.00 - £56.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago