The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 102 98 111
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.075% 0.47% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.57% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £414 £430
% change year-on-year -0.30% -3.77%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1131 1571 1522
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.34% 82.51% 85.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 1093 983
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 36
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in West Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in West Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds -2 1 £400 +15.94% 1
Quality Management
Yorkshire

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Law
3 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) NHS
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) QMS
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Law
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Transformation Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Transformation Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Manufacturing Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) QMS
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP