Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Quality Manager was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 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 > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 230 242
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Manager 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.029% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.031% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
North West median daily rate £320 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -20.00%
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
North West 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 the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5406 6426 8139
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 94.39% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3416 4138 4863
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £550 £569
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 234 407
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.93 £50.03
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Quality Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Manager in the North West

Quality Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Manager in the North West

Quality Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Manager in the North West

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring Quality Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit

Quality Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001