The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 127 111
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 9 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Median daily rate £350 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £408
% change year-on-year +2.00% -7.97%  
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1707 2467 1821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.51% 82.62% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1478 1128
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 54 76
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £42.75
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 the West Midlands

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

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Birmingham +20 5 £331 -11.66% 3
Staffordshire - 3 £550 -
Coventry +13 1 £400 -17.09% 2
Warwickshire +9 1 £313 -37.50%
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 3 (14.29%) IRCA
6 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (14.29%) QMS
6 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Data Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 2 (9.52%) ISO17020
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Business Development

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Skype
1 2 (9.52%) WLAN
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Integration Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Integration Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Integration Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Trainer
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SAS Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Biotechnology
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Life Science
4 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) QMS
6 2 (9.52%) Business Development
6 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
6 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) SAS Macro
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) IRCA
2 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PMP
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9000
2 2 (9.52%) ISO17020
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
AMS contingency
Posted: 23 days ago