Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 24 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 85 84
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 -25
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 13 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.24% 0.32% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.36% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £320 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -30.81% +10.12%
10th Percentile £383 £270 £258
90th Percentile £483 £496 £493
South East median daily rate £450 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +108.42% +5.56% -49.44%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 930 1107 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.66% 87.37% 86.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 628 715
West Sussex median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £275
90th Percentile £573 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 45 31
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +9.38% +100.00%
10th Percentile £25.00 £19.58 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in West Sussex

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in West Sussex

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in West Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in West Sussex

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in West Sussex

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +16 9 £383 +35.40%
Worthing -4 3 - -
Crawley - 1 £500 -
Quality Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 9 (69.23%) Degree
1 9 (69.23%) QMS
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Code Coverage
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) Static Code Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (46.15%) SDLC
5 5 (38.46%) SonarQube
5 5 (38.46%) Bitbucket
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) ERP
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) Process Management
7 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Workload Management
8 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (15.38%) RHCSA
8 2 (15.38%) GlusterFS
8 2 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Bitbucket
1 5 (38.46%) SonarQube
2 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior DevOps
1 6 (46.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DOORS Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) DOORS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) QMS
2 6 (46.15%) Code Coverage
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Static Code Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Workload Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) AWK
1 2 (15.38%) Bourne shell
1 2 (15.38%) Korn
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) OCA
3 2 (15.38%) OCP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (15.38%) RHCE
3 2 (15.38%) RHCSA
4 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) GlusterFS
1 2 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (15.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Brocade
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) StorageTek
2 2 (15.38%) Sun
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft