The median contractor rate for a Quality Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 418 413
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Manager 4 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.046% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.048% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.70% +8.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.34 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Quality Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Quality Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Manager in London

Quality Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Manager in London

Quality Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Manager in London

Quality Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London - 1 - -
Quality Manager
England

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Quality Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Quality Manager in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) Service Design
6 2 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) NUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income

Quality Manager Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Service Design
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (10.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle