Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 120 148
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 -28
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 1.03% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.18% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 6
Leeds median daily rate £280 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% -6.25% +53.85%
10th Percentile £261 £346 £350
90th Percentile £513 £465 £420
West Yorkshire median daily rate £280 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -25.33% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1944 2293 2855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.17% 87.65% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1547 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £265
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.20 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.13 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Leeds

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Leeds

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Leeds

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle