The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 June 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 / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 72 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 10 53 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.73% 3.36% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 3.91% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 0
Median daily rate £310 £281 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.08 £11.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +291.95% -71.06%  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 493 1356 657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 85.44% 85.93% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 870 404
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 69 42
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +75.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £26.00 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.26 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in the North East

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the North East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in the North East

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in the North East

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +35 8 £350 +24.44% 6
Durham -5 2 £180 -
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) QMS
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
5 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 5 (38.46%) Change Management
6 4 (30.77%) Replication
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) VB
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Verint
7 3 (23.08%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Integration Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Genesys Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Siebel Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ISPF
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) MVS
5 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) QMS
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Data Entry
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) REXX
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (15.38%) GMP
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Perfmon
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.69%) MOM
3 1 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Genesys
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Nortel
3 3 (23.08%) Siebel
3 3 (23.08%) Verint
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) Veeam
4 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
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