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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 82 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 11 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Average daily rate £375 £380 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £334 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +131.25%
Quality Management
Scotland

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
1164 1071 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.57% 73.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 592 444
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (34.78%) Change Control
3 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
5 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
5 4 (17.39%) Content Management
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Taxonomies
5 4 (17.39%) Ontologies
5 4 (17.39%) E-business
5 4 (17.39%) ITSM
5 4 (17.39%) CMS
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Alfresco
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) TopLink
6 3 (13.04%) OpenText
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 3 (13.04%) Alfresco
4 2 (8.70%) LiveLink
4 2 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JDeveloper
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Financial Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) PMO Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Service Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) TopLink
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Ontologies
2 4 (17.39%) Taxonomies
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
1 8 (34.78%) Change Control
1 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
2 4 (17.39%) Content Management
2 4 (17.39%) E-business
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) ITSM
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
2 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
2 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Critical Path Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Information Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) COBOL
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) OpenText
3 1 (4.35%) Genesys
3 1 (4.35%) Verint