The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 10.71% 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.76% 2.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £383 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.66% -  
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 £57.00 - -
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 Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 51 71 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 91.07% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 56 39
Median daily rate £383 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Median hourly rate £57.00 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +3.00%  
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 Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Gatwick

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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) QMS
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) AWK
4 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) OCP
4 3 (42.86%) OCA
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (42.86%) RHCE
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) StorageTek
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DOORS Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DOORS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) QMS
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Server Hardening
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) AWK
1 3 (42.86%) Bourne shell
1 3 (42.86%) Korn
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) OCA
2 3 (42.86%) OCP
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (42.86%) RHCE
2 3 (42.86%) RHCSA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) GlusterFS
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Brocade
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) StorageTek
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint