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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 120 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 9 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.53% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £416 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% +23.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £16.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+104.06% -48.80%
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
2020 2077 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.11% 74.52% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1088 634
Average daily rate £400 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 March 2015. 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
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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 +4 2 - - 1
Newbury -10 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Quality Management
South East

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VBA
6 2 (14.29%) PMP
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Budget Control
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) CRISC
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
1 1 (7.14%) Liferay
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) 2G
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Gradle
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Velocity
3 1 (7.14%) JSR 168
3 1 (7.14%) Servlets
3 1 (7.14%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Budget Control
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) CRISC
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) GigaSpaces