Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 124 123
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -21
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 13 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.14% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.17% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £353 £287 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.82% +6.69% -30.67%
10th Percentile £314 £269 £255
90th Percentile £443 £307 £385
Scotland median daily rate £355 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +18.33% -7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £25.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 £38.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +10.53% -11.63% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2476 1775 2647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.25% 84.00% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1016 1367
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £261 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +5.18%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 7 (53.85%) Process Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) ITSM
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Release Management
2 7 (53.85%) Planning and Forecasting
3 6 (46.15%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.69%) ETL
8 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.69%) PMP
8 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) Billing
8 1 (7.69%) Data Management
8 1 (7.69%) Information Management

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Operations Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Operations Project Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) ITSM
2 7 (53.85%) Planning and Forecasting
2 7 (53.85%) Process Management
2 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 7 (53.85%) Release Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) PMO