The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +35.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1536 1935 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 78.56% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 1012 1002
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 75 26
Median hourly rate £23.34 £16.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -17.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Quality Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Quality Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Maidenhead +2 4 - -
Slough - 3 £320 -
Quality Management
South East

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 7 (33.33%) Subversion
2 7 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 7 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) J2EE
2 7 (33.33%) Servlets
2 7 (33.33%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) Velocity
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) Groovy
2 7 (33.33%) Scala
2 7 (33.33%) Open Source
2 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 7 (33.33%) GitHub
2 7 (33.33%) Gradle
2 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Liferay
4 5 (23.81%) QA
4 5 (23.81%) GigaSpaces
4 5 (23.81%) Alfresco

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) Alfresco
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 7 (33.33%) Gradle
2 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) Subversion
3 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
3 5 (23.81%) IntelliJ
3 5 (23.81%) Selenium
4 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) QA Automation Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Compliance Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Data Governance Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Data Quality Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) J2EE
1 7 (33.33%) Servlets
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
1 7 (33.33%) Velocity
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) JSR 168
2 5 (23.81%) Struts
2 5 (23.81%) XHTML
2 5 (23.81%) XSLT
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 7 (33.33%) Open Source
2 7 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 7 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) QA Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Microservices
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Groovy
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (33.33%) Scala
2 4 (19.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Huawei
4 1 (4.76%) Nokia