Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 488 469 449
Rank change year-on-year -19 -20 -46
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 139 150 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 97 114
London median daily rate £488 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £313 £273 £299
90th Percentile £668 £643 £668
England median daily rate £418 £413 £420
% change year-on-year +1.21% -1.79% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £115.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -73.97% +229.29%
10th Percentile £18.46 £21.75 £44.58
90th Percentile £47.00 £40.25 £187.50
England median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +42.22% -47.06% +6.92%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40487 39001 39528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.22% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29443 28001 28255
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 404 472
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.09 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in London

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in London

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in London

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in London

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Quality Management in London

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London +11 20 £410 +132.81% 2
Central London -5 16 £475 -13.64% 1
South London -31 4 £475 +7.34%
East London -5 1 £550 -13.73%
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 38 (27.34%) Finance
2 33 (23.74%) SQL
3 28 (20.14%) Change Management
4 27 (19.42%) Microsoft
5 25 (17.99%) Project Management
6 23 (16.55%) Data Quality
7 22 (15.83%) Banking
8 20 (14.39%) Oracle
8 20 (14.39%) Windows
9 18 (12.95%) Validation
10 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (12.23%) C
10 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Excel
11 16 (11.51%) PRINCE2
11 16 (11.51%) Linux
11 16 (11.51%) XML
11 16 (11.51%) ITIL
11 16 (11.51%) Risk Management
11 16 (11.51%) QA
12 15 (10.79%) Java
13 14 (10.07%) Python
13 14 (10.07%) ERP
13 14 (10.07%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (10.07%) PMO
14 13 (9.35%) Web Application Development
14 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (9.35%) Degree
14 13 (9.35%) Security Cleared
14 13 (9.35%) PL/SQL

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.76%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.32%) Apache
3 6 (4.32%) CMS
3 6 (4.32%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (3.60%) IIS
5 4 (2.88%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.88%) nginx
5 4 (2.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.16%) Documentum
7 2 (1.44%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.44%) Confluence
7 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.72%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (5.04%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.72%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.88%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.88%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.88%) SAP QM
3 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.44%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.72%) HFM
4 1 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.72%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.16%) npm
2 3 (2.16%) Office 365
3 2 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) LAN
1 5 (3.60%) LDAP
1 5 (3.60%) SSL
1 5 (3.60%) WAN
2 4 (2.88%) Kerberos
2 4 (2.88%) Network Security
2 4 (2.88%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.16%) VLAN
3 3 (2.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.44%) BGP
4 2 (1.44%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.44%) LTE
4 2 (1.44%) MPLS
4 2 (1.44%) OSPF
4 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) VoIP
4 2 (1.44%) WLAN
5 1 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) Oracle Database
1 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) GIS
3 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.88%) Big Data
5 3 (2.16%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.16%) Power BI
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.44%) DTS
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.44%) QlikView
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) JIRA
2 10 (7.19%) Subversion
3 9 (6.47%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.60%) Selenium
5 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.16%) Bower
6 3 (2.16%) gulp
6 3 (2.16%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.16%) Mocha
6 3 (2.16%) Protractor
6 3 (2.16%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.16%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.72%) WebPagetest
General
1 38 (27.34%) Finance
2 22 (15.83%) Banking
3 13 (9.35%) Front Office
3 13 (9.35%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.76%) Financial Institution
5 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.32%) Back Office
7 5 (3.60%) Marketing
7 5 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.88%) Advertising
8 4 (2.88%) Retail
9 3 (2.16%) Legal
9 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.72%) Law
10 1 (0.72%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (18.71%) Analyst
2 21 (15.11%) Developer
3 13 (9.35%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.63%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.19%) Consultant
6 7 (5.04%) Architect
7 6 (4.32%) Development Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Software Development Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Software Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.60%) Data Architect
8 5 (3.60%) Process Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) C++ Developer
9 4 (2.88%) ERP Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (2.88%) Information Analyst
9 4 (2.88%) PMO Manager
9 4 (2.88%) SAP Consultant
10 3 (2.16%) Call Centre Manager
10 3 (2.16%) Call Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.51%) XML
2 11 (7.91%) Web Services
3 10 (7.19%) J2EE
4 8 (5.76%) JSF
5 5 (3.60%) .NET
6 4 (2.88%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.88%) SailPoint
6 4 (2.88%) SAML
6 4 (2.88%) SPNEGO
6 4 (2.88%) WCF
6 4 (2.88%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.16%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.16%) CSS3
7 3 (2.16%) Ember.js
7 3 (2.16%) HTML5
7 3 (2.16%) jQuery
7 3 (2.16%) MEAN Stack
7 3 (2.16%) RESTful
7 3 (2.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.19%) Fixed Income
3 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.88%) IVR
4 4 (2.88%) PKI
4 4 (2.88%) User Experience
4 4 (2.88%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.16%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.16%) FMCG
5 3 (2.16%) Life Science
5 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.72%) PMI
7 1 (0.72%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.72%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.39%) Windows
2 16 (11.51%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.88%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.72%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) CentOS
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.14%) Change Management
2 25 (17.99%) Project Management
3 18 (12.95%) Validation
4 17 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (11.51%) ITIL
5 16 (11.51%) PRINCE2
5 16 (11.51%) Risk Management
6 14 (10.07%) ERP
6 14 (10.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (9.35%) Web Application Development
8 12 (8.63%) Migration
8 12 (8.63%) SDLC
8 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.91%) Information Security
9 11 (7.91%) Software Testing
10 10 (7.19%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (7.19%) Software Architecture
11 9 (6.47%) Data Migration
11 9 (6.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.74%) SQL
2 17 (12.23%) C
3 15 (10.79%) Java
4 14 (10.07%) Python
5 13 (9.35%) PL/SQL
6 11 (7.91%) C#
7 10 (7.19%) C++
8 6 (4.32%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.88%) VBA
10 3 (2.16%) Scala
11 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.72%) VBScript
11 1 (0.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.35%) Degree
1 13 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.91%) DV Cleared
3 8 (5.76%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (4.32%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.60%) ISEB
5 5 (3.60%) PMP
5 5 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.44%) ACCA
7 2 (1.44%) CIMA
7 2 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.72%) CIPD
8 1 (0.72%) CISM
8 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.55%) Data Quality
2 16 (11.51%) QA
3 14 (10.07%) PMO
4 10 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
6 7 (5.04%) COSO
7 5 (3.60%) GDPR
7 5 (3.60%) SLA
8 4 (2.88%) EMIR
8 4 (2.88%) MiFID
9 3 (2.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (2.16%) GMP
10 2 (1.44%) GAMP
10 2 (1.44%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 17025
11 1 (0.72%) P3O
11 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.39%) Oracle
3 8 (5.76%) SAP
4 6 (4.32%) Fujitsu
5 5 (3.60%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.88%) Axway
6 4 (2.88%) BMC
6 4 (2.88%) CA
6 4 (2.88%) ForgeRock
6 4 (2.88%) Google
6 4 (2.88%) Marketo
6 4 (2.88%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.16%) Cisco
7 3 (2.16%) HP
8 2 (1.44%) Aruba
8 2 (1.44%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.44%) F5
8 2 (1.44%) IBM
8 2 (1.44%) Nokia Networks
8 2 (1.44%) Perforce