The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 132 139
Rank change year-on-year +25 +7  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 27 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.00% 0.50% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.63% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 1
Median daily rate £419 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -1.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2211 2375 2447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.04% 79.19% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 1565 1643
Median daily rate £400 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -1.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 109 112
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.25 £55.00
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 South West

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

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in the South West

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in the South West

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in the South West

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Wiltshire +5 7 £288 -36.11% 2
Gloucestershire - 7 £430 - 1
Devon - 5 £215 -
Bristol -8 3 £340 -5.55% 1
Dorset +9 2 £435 -
Somerset - 1 £423 -
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 South West region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (24.00%) ITIL
3 12 (24.00%) Degree
3 12 (24.00%) Change Control
4 11 (22.00%) PMO
4 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (20.00%) Service Management
5 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (20.00%) Programme Governance
6 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (16.00%) QMS
8 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
9 6 (12.00%) Data Quality
9 6 (12.00%) Analytics
9 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) Java
9 6 (12.00%) ISEB
9 6 (12.00%) Project Management
9 6 (12.00%) IBM
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) Banking
9 6 (12.00%) Data Management
10 5 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (10.00%) Supplier Management
10 5 (10.00%) Marketing
10 5 (10.00%) Retail
10 5 (10.00%) Process Management

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Drupal
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.00%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (6.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) LAN
1 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
1 2 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) HBase
3 1 (2.00%) OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.00%) Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Back Office
4 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 5 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (4.00%) Military
6 1 (2.00%) Automotive
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) IT Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Programme Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) BPM Designer
6 4 (8.00%) Designer
6 4 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Platform Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Dojo
1 5 (10.00%) DOM
1 5 (10.00%) jQuery
1 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (24.00%) Change Control
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 10 (20.00%) Service Management
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (16.00%) QMS
7 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
8 6 (12.00%) Analytics
8 6 (12.00%) Data Management
8 6 (12.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (10.00%) Data Governance
9 5 (10.00%) Data Integration
9 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.00%) Process Management
9 5 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
9 5 (10.00%) SOA
9 5 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Java
2 5 (10.00%) C
2 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C++
3 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (6.00%) VBA
4 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) ABAP
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.00%) HNC
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) PMO
2 6 (12.00%) Data Quality
3 5 (10.00%) QA
4 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 9000
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.00%) Basel II
6 1 (2.00%) ISO 14001
6 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) IBM
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Pega
2 5 (10.00%) webMethods
3 4 (8.00%) SAP
4 3 (6.00%) Informatica
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Nortel
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Siemens
5 2 (4.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos
Wiltshire
NCC Group
Rate: Competitive rates
Posted: 6 days ago