The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 46 56
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 0.94% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.16% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £250 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +117.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £32.65
% change year-on-year -16.66% +37.82%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 344 393
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 89.05% 80.94% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 173 207
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 35
Median hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.73% -53.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £16.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £40.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Essex

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Essex

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Quality Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Essex region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) HR Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Procurement Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle