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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 91 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £385 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 - £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.65 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+37.82% +58.30%
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
1253 1168 953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.05% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 673 542
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (50.00%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Taxonomies
5 4 (28.57%) Ontologies
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) Content Management
5 4 (28.57%) CMS
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) OpenText
6 3 (21.43%) Information Management
6 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Alfresco
7 2 (14.29%) QMS
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (14.29%) MS Access
7 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) LiveLink
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) VBA

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) CMS
3 3 (21.43%) Alfresco
4 2 (14.29%) LiveLink
4 2 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PVCS
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Financial Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Ontologies
2 4 (28.57%) Taxonomies
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 4 (28.57%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) QMS
5 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) OpenText
2 1 (7.14%) Verint