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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
England / London
Rank 332 351 333
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 70 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.36% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 50
Median daily rate £550 £493 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +4.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £341 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £679 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £414 £430
% change year-on-year -0.30% -3.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.60 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +212.50% -68.91%  
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16350 18715 17143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.09% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11752 13518 12038
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 190 241
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 23 March 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
City of London +10 9 £650 +18.18% 2
Brentford - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £488 -
Westminster - 1 £300 -
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 42 (30.66%) Finance
2 39 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.74%) Management Information System
4 35 (25.55%) Migration
5 30 (21.90%) Software Testing
6 29 (21.17%) QA
6 29 (21.17%) SDLC
7 27 (19.71%) Linux
7 27 (19.71%) Python
8 25 (18.25%) Windows
9 24 (17.52%) C++
9 24 (17.52%) Subversion
10 23 (16.79%) Computer Science
10 23 (16.79%) Project Management
10 23 (16.79%) Front Office
11 22 (16.06%) C#
11 22 (16.06%) TeamCity
12 21 (15.33%) Data Quality
12 21 (15.33%) Cross-Platform Development
12 21 (15.33%) Validation
12 21 (15.33%) Fixed Income
13 17 (12.41%) Risk Management
14 16 (11.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (11.68%) Change Control
14 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.95%) Oracle
16 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
16 14 (10.22%) Analytics
16 14 (10.22%) QMS
17 13 (9.49%) GMP

Quality Management
Top Related 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 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.11%) nginx
3 4 (2.92%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.73%) Confluence
4 1 (0.73%) JBoss
4 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.11%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.38%) MS Office
3 6 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.46%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.73%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Slack
2 1 (0.73%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Firewall
1 4 (2.92%) Skype
2 3 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.46%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.73%) Broadband
4 1 (0.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
1 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.19%) QlikView
4 2 (1.46%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (1.46%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.73%) EDMS
5 1 (0.73%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.73%) MOLAP
5 1 (0.73%) MS Access
5 1 (0.73%) OLAP
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.73%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 24 (17.52%) Subversion
2 22 (16.06%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.65%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 42 (30.66%) Finance
2 23 (16.79%) Front Office
3 16 (11.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (9.49%) Banking
5 12 (8.76%) Retail
6 4 (2.92%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.19%) Legal
7 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.46%) Marketing
8 2 (1.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Games
9 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (18.98%) Developer
2 23 (16.79%) Analyst
3 22 (16.06%) Project Manager
4 21 (15.33%) C++ Developer
4 21 (15.33%) Linux Developer
5 18 (13.14%) C# Developer
5 18 (13.14%) C++/C# Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Consultant
7 15 (10.95%) C++ Pricing Developer
8 13 (9.49%) Python Developer
9 12 (8.76%) C# Pricing Developer
9 12 (8.76%) Quantitative Developer
10 11 (8.03%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Validation Consultant
12 9 (6.57%) Front Office Developer
13 8 (5.84%) C# Quant Developer
13 8 (5.84%) Front Office C++ Developer
14 7 (5.11%) Business Analyst
15 6 (4.38%) Architect
16 5 (3.65%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (2.19%) XML
3 2 (1.46%) .NET
3 2 (1.46%) Flash
3 2 (1.46%) Middleware
3 2 (1.46%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.73%) FpML
4 1 (0.73%) JMS
4 1 (0.73%) JMX
4 1 (0.73%) MDX
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.74%) Management Information System
2 23 (16.79%) Computer Science
3 21 (15.33%) Fixed Income
4 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.84%) FMCG
6 7 (5.11%) User Experience
7 5 (3.65%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.19%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.19%) PMI
8 3 (2.19%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.46%) APACS
9 2 (1.46%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.73%) DTCC
10 1 (0.73%) Equities
10 1 (0.73%) Life Science
10 1 (0.73%) LIMS
10 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.71%) Linux
2 25 (18.25%) Windows
3 2 (1.46%) pSOS
3 2 (1.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.55%) Migration
3 30 (21.90%) Software Testing
4 29 (21.17%) SDLC
5 23 (16.79%) Project Management
6 21 (15.33%) Cross-Platform Development
6 21 (15.33%) Validation
7 17 (12.41%) Risk Management
8 16 (11.68%) Change Control
9 14 (10.22%) Analytics
9 14 (10.22%) QMS
10 13 (9.49%) Document Management
10 13 (9.49%) ERP
10 13 (9.49%) PRINCE2
11 12 (8.76%) Data Migration
11 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.03%) Data Architecture
13 10 (7.30%) Data Management
13 10 (7.30%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.71%) Python
2 24 (17.52%) C++
3 22 (16.06%) C#
4 6 (4.38%) Perl
4 6 (4.38%) SQL
5 5 (3.65%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.19%) Ruby
7 2 (1.46%) C
7 2 (1.46%) Java
7 2 (1.46%) R
7 2 (1.46%) VBA
8 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.73%) Rust
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (5.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.92%) CLAS
6 3 (2.19%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.46%) ISEB
7 2 (1.46%) PMP
8 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.73%) CIPD
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.17%) QA
2 21 (15.33%) Data Quality
3 13 (9.49%) GMP
4 10 (7.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 7 (5.11%) ISO 9001
6 6 (4.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (2.92%) GxP
7 4 (2.92%) PMO
8 3 (2.19%) GCP
8 3 (2.19%) GLP
8 3 (2.19%) ISO 14001
8 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (2.19%) Solvency II
9 2 (1.46%) COBIT
9 2 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (1.46%) ISO 9000
9 2 (1.46%) ISO20022
9 2 (1.46%) SEPA
10 1 (0.73%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Corosync
1 7 (5.11%) Docker
1 7 (5.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Pacemaker
1 7 (5.11%) Puppet
2 3 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Oracle
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.92%) SAP
4 3 (2.19%) Blue Coat
4 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.19%) Cisco
4 3 (2.19%) NetWitness
5 2 (1.46%) Algorithmics
5 2 (1.46%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.46%) EXASOL
5 2 (1.46%) GoldenSource
5 2 (1.46%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.46%) Informatica
5 2 (1.46%) NetApp
5 2 (1.46%) Netezza
5 2 (1.46%) Perforce
5 2 (1.46%) Sybase
6 1 (0.73%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.73%) Adobe
6 1 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
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