The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
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 £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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 529 430 715
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.88% 78.04% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 302 491
Median daily rate £380 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 28
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (100.00%) Informatica
1 7 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 7 (100.00%) ERwin
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 7 (100.00%) Teradata
1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) QlikView
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) Tableau
1 7 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) Data Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Netezza
2 6 (85.71%) SAS
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) XML

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (85.71%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) QlikView
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Data Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) Data Strategy
5 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 7 (100.00%) Informatica
1 7 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 7 (100.00%) Tableau
1 7 (100.00%) Teradata
2 6 (85.71%) Netezza
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle