Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Quality Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 627 607 600
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Manager 5 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.020% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.021% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
London median daily rate £488 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +37.50% +4.58%
10th Percentile £393 £380 £165
90th Percentile £630 £720 £483
England median daily rate £320 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -23.81% +12.00% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Quality Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Quality Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Manager in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Central London - 3 £500 -
Quality Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) GxP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (20.00%) LIMS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) LIMS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Traceability Matrix
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) GxP
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (20.00%) LabWare
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle