Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 6 months to 21 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - +33 +2
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.59% - 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median daily rate £350 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £375 £438
% change year-on-year +46.67% -14.29% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Quality Management 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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 221 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.50% 77.27% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 109 76
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £211
90th Percentile £588 £533 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £33.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -46.27% +59.50% +31.27%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Watford

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (42.86%) Process Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (28.57%) GAMP
3 2 (28.57%) GMP
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 13485
4 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of IT
2 2 (28.57%) Software Validation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Lead
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Process Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (28.57%) GAMP
2 2 (28.57%) GMP
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 13485
3 1 (14.29%) PMO