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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
UK / Wales
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £395 £425
% change year-on-year +5.37% -7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £34.83
% change year-on-year -45.00% +43.57%  

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 578 577 549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.34% 84.98% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 394 304
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South Wales - 7 £500 -
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (63.64%) Informatica
1 7 (63.64%) MicroStrategy
1 7 (63.64%) ERwin
1 7 (63.64%) Ab Initio
1 7 (63.64%) Teradata
1 7 (63.64%) Data Management
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (63.64%) QlikView
1 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
1 7 (63.64%) Data Quality
2 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Netezza
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling

Quality Management
Top Related 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 (54.55%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (63.64%) QlikView
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) ERwin
General
1 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
1 7 (63.64%) Data Management
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) QMS
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (18.18%) GAMP
2 2 (18.18%) GxP
2 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Ab Initio
1 7 (63.64%) Informatica
1 7 (63.64%) MicroStrategy
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
1 7 (63.64%) Teradata
2 6 (54.55%) Netezza
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle