The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 160 202 206
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Contract jobs citing QMS 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.052% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.065% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £378 £306
% change year-on-year
-21.85% +23.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+48.45% -48.94%
QMS
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2820 4645 4785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 79.98% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 3659 3593
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QMS 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 City of London region with a requirement for QMS.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC