The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 124 134
Rank change year-on-year +19 +10  
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 16 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.82% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.95% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 8
Median daily rate £403 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -7.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £378 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.08 £11.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +291.95% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1697 2424 2474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.34% 86.82% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1697 1719
Median daily rate £410 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 55
Median hourly rate £15.93 £17.69 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.93% +14.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £28.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Management in Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Quality Management in Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quality Management in Yorkshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +10 9 £481 +20.31% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £210 -
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire +9 1 £325 - 1
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) QA
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Test Management
3 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) BPMN
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (10.00%) SAP QM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Quality Manager
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Quality Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Database Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SAP QM Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Tandem
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Test Management
2 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (15.00%) Data Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Ariba
3 2 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £370 - 400 per day
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