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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 114 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.25% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate £413 £375 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £453 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +131.25%
Quality Management
South East

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
1997 1983 2006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.59% 73.12% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1006 1032
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.49% +103.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £126.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 2 £413 -
Maidenhead - 2 £350 - 1
Quality Management
South East

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Quality Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Quality Management.

1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (35.00%) SAP QM
2 7 (35.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) SAP EHS
3 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) QA
4 3 (15.00%) QMS
4 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.00%) SAP MM
5 2 (10.00%) SAP PP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Nokia
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) DOCSIS
5 2 (10.00%) LIMS
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) WFM

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Quality Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) SAP QM
2 4 (20.00%) SAP EHS
3 2 (10.00%) SAP MM
3 2 (10.00%) SAP PP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DOCSIS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) SAP QM Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) SAP PM Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Manager
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Life Science
1 2 (10.00%) LIMS
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Change Control
1 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.00%) QMS
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (10.00%) Document Management
3 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Logistics
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) WFM
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Crossbeam
3 2 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) SunGard