The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 24 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 / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 236 246
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 31 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 9
Median daily rate £406 £463 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +19.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £315 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £11.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +247.82% -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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6343 7314 7622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.05% 81.98% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3719 4473 4397
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 272 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East 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
Surrey +6 9 £445 +17.10% 4
West Sussex +22 7 £383 +29.66% 1
Hampshire +18 7 £325 -35.00%
Berkshire +12 5 £475 -2.56% 2
Oxfordshire -6 2 £350 - 1
Buckinghamshire -15 1 £455 - 2
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
1 20 (27.78%) Degree
2 17 (23.61%) QMS
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
3 13 (18.06%) Change Management
4 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.28%) Linux
5 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
5 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
6 10 (13.89%) SAP
6 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.89%) PMO
7 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 9 (12.50%) HP
7 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 8 (11.11%) Log4j
8 8 (11.11%) ATG
8 8 (11.11%) ATG Dynamo
8 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.11%) JBoss
8 8 (11.11%) Apache
8 8 (11.11%) JMS
8 8 (11.11%) JDBC
8 8 (11.11%) JSP
8 8 (11.11%) Servlets
8 8 (11.11%) Web Services
8 8 (11.11%) XML
8 8 (11.11%) XSLT
8 8 (11.11%) ITIL

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.11%) Apache
2 8 (11.11%) ATG Dynamo
2 8 (11.11%) JBoss
2 8 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.17%) SAP QM
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.78%) SAP GRC
3 2 (2.78%) SAP MDG
3 2 (2.78%) SAP MDM
3 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.78%) TrackWise
4 1 (1.39%) Pega PRPC
4 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.78%) PaaS
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) CTI
3 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Ant
1 8 (11.11%) Log4j
1 8 (11.11%) Subversion
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.17%) German Language
4 3 (4.17%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.17%) Japanese Language
4 3 (4.17%) Korean Language
4 3 (4.17%) Publishing
4 3 (4.17%) Russian Language
4 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Developer
2 10 (13.89%) Project Manager
3 9 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) PMO Coordinator
7 3 (4.17%) Pricing Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Quality Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Web Producer
8 2 (2.78%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) DOORS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) J2EE
1 8 (11.11%) JDBC
1 8 (11.11%) JMS
1 8 (11.11%) JSP
1 8 (11.11%) Servlets
1 8 (11.11%) Web Services
1 8 (11.11%) XML
1 8 (11.11%) XSLT
2 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 3 (4.17%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) W3C
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.39%) IVR
5 1 (1.39%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.39%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) CentOS
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) QMS
2 13 (18.06%) Change Management
3 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.11%) ITIL
4 8 (11.11%) Personalization
5 7 (9.72%) Change Control
5 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
5 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.33%) Coaching
6 6 (8.33%) Line Management
6 6 (8.33%) Programme Governance
6 6 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (6.94%) Analytics
7 5 (6.94%) Information Security
7 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (6.94%) C
3 5 (6.94%) C#
4 4 (5.56%) C++
4 4 (5.56%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) AWK
5 3 (4.17%) Bourne shell
5 3 (4.17%) Korn
5 3 (4.17%) Perl
5 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) HNC
4 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.17%) OCA
5 3 (4.17%) OCP
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (4.17%) RHCE
5 3 (4.17%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) HND
7 1 (1.39%) APMP
7 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) PMO
2 6 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.56%) QA
4 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.39%) GMP
6 1 (1.39%) GxP
6 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) GlusterFS
1 3 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (4.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) SAP
3 9 (12.50%) HP
4 8 (11.11%) ATG
4 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.56%) Adobe
5 4 (5.56%) Apttus
5 4 (5.56%) JD Edwards
5 4 (5.56%) Serena
6 3 (4.17%) Brocade
6 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.17%) EMC
6 3 (4.17%) Google
6 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.17%) StorageTek
6 3 (4.17%) Sun
6 3 (4.17%) Veritas
6 3 (4.17%) VMware
7 2 (2.78%) IBM
7 2 (2.78%) Remedy
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