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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
Rank 87 90 90
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.099% 0.56% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.66% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £395 £425
% change year-on-year +5.37% -7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £34.83
% change year-on-year -45.00% +43.57%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 861 1216 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.33% 85.27% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 864 679
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Leeds

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Law
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 3 (30.00%) NHS
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Quality Management
Top Related 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Law
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Manufacturing Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Process Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP