The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 121 115 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing QMS 2 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.085% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.52% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate £450 £373 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% +12.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -
QMS
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1847 1925 1770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.80% 76.63% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 1163 984
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 142 154
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.56% -29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

QMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 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
Norfolk -9 2 £450 +13.20%
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (52.17%) Quality Management
2 6 (26.09%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
2 6 (26.09%) WinForms
2 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
3 5 (21.74%) Release Management
3 5 (21.74%) QA
3 5 (21.74%) Capacity Management
3 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) SLA
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) SciPy
4 4 (17.39%) NumPy
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
5 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) SCOM
5 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 2 (8.70%) Amdocs

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum Master
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Access VBA Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) WinForms
2 4 (17.39%) NumPy
2 4 (17.39%) SciPy
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Twisted
4 1 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Quality Management
2 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Capacity Management
3 5 (21.74%) Release Management
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
4 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) CAPA
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) GMP
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec
3 2 (8.70%) Amdocs