The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 71 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.27% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.63 £44.60 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -0.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 791 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.67% 71.71% 67.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 373 336
Average daily rate £400 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £21.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.49% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VBA
5 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
5 3 (21.43%) SAS
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Data Extraction
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) MI Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Practice Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Business Objects