The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £408
% change year-on-year +2.00% -7.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £11.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +247.82% -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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 365 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 80.24% 76.36% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 210 224
Median daily rate £355 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.47% +2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Gloucestershire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Gloucestershire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Gloucester - 5 £430 -
Cheltenham - 1 £575 -
Quality Management
South West

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

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) C++
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (10.00%) Basel II
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Nortel
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Siemens
2 2 (20.00%) Teradata