The first table below looks at the demand for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QMS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.14% -11.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
266 222 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.88% 57.51% 63.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 98 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 33
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
QMS
Cambridgeshire

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QMS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

QMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing QMS 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 QMS.

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) PDCA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing QMS 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 QMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) PDCA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP