Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for QMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QMS over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 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 System (QMS)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 42 47
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 -
Contract jobs citing QMS 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.14% 0.22% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.29% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Southampton median daily rate £563 £500 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +222.58% -
10th Percentile £556 £475 £153
90th Percentile £569 £525 £158
Hampshire median daily rate £563 £250 £280
% change year-on-year +125.00% -10.71% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £50.15 £45.30
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -

QMS 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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 456 342 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.69% 75.00% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 205 232
Southampton median daily rate £450 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.89% +7.24%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £586 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 22
Southampton median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +7.41% -22.86%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.08 £11.09
90th Percentile £47.87 £48.59 £32.63
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +62.30%

QMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing QMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for QMS in Southampton

QMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing QMS in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for QMS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing QMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for QMS.

1 6 (100.00%) GxP
1 6 (100.00%) CAD
1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Life Science
2 5 (83.33%) CAPA
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 5 (83.33%) Document Management
2 5 (83.33%) LIMS
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Clinical Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Traceability Matrix
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (66.67%) GCP
3 4 (66.67%) GMP
3 4 (66.67%) GLP
3 4 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (50.00%) Release Management
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) SAS
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL

QMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Validation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Life Science
2 5 (83.33%) LIMS
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CAD
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) CAPA
2 5 (83.33%) Clinical Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) Document Management
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) Traceability Matrix
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Release Management
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) GxP
2 4 (66.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (66.67%) GCP
2 4 (66.67%) GLP
2 4 (66.67%) GMP