Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 87 94
Rank change year-on-year +21 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 23 71 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.64% 3.20% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.72% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 59 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £295 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.17% +7.27% +27.01%
10th Percentile £275 £170 £213
90th Percentile £430 £475 £358
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £295 £275
% change year-on-year +10.17% +7.27% +27.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £42.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £42.75

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 758 1909 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.93% 85.99% 86.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 1408 819
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £350 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -15.46% +9.89%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £265
90th Percentile £556 £525 £607
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £410
% change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 73 45
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +43.59% +4.19%
10th Percentile £10.60 £19.23 £11.81
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £40.80
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -16.07% +47.37% +2.62%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 15 (65.22%) HP
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) AIX
4 13 (56.52%) Solaris
4 13 (56.52%) Symantec
4 13 (56.52%) EMC
4 13 (56.52%) SAN
4 13 (56.52%) NetBackup
4 13 (56.52%) Brocade
4 13 (56.52%) EMC NetWorker
4 13 (56.52%) QMS
4 13 (56.52%) HP Data Protector
4 13 (56.52%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) Veeam
5 11 (47.83%) Replication
5 11 (47.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 11 (47.83%) Backup Exec
5 11 (47.83%) Veritas
5 11 (47.83%) IBM
6 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 4 (17.39%) XML

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Slack
1 2 (8.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Fibre Channel
1 13 (56.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
1 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.70%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (8.70%) Billing
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Backup Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Data Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) NetBackup Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Replication
2 4 (17.39%) HP Storage
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) AIX
2 13 (56.52%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) QMS
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Master Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (17.39%) Statistics
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 13 (56.52%) HP Data Protector
1 13 (56.52%) NetBackup
2 11 (47.83%) Backup Exec
2 11 (47.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (30.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (4.35%) MOM
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) HP
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
3 13 (56.52%) Brocade
3 13 (56.52%) EMC
3 13 (56.52%) Symantec
4 11 (47.83%) IBM
4 11 (47.83%) Veeam
4 11 (47.83%) Veritas
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) TippingPoint