The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 557 530 500
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -30
Contract jobs citing QMS 33 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.079% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.10% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 15
Average daily rate
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£404 £345 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £226 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £447 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £48.50 £47.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +163.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.50 £48.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +170.83%
QMS
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in England

QMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QMS across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

QMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

QMS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QMS across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

QMS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

QMS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
South East -3 15 £388 -3.12% 3
London -1 6 £500 +11.11%
North West -14 4 - - 6
East Midlands - 3 £500 -
South West +10 2 £238 - 8
East of England +3 2 - - 4
West Midlands -9 1 £525 -
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 63 (63.64%) Quality Management
2 23 (23.23%) Finance
3 21 (21.21%) QA
4 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
5 18 (18.18%) Project Management
5 18 (18.18%) Validation
6 17 (17.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
7 15 (15.15%) GMP
8 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.11%) GAMP
9 11 (11.11%) MS Office
10 10 (10.10%) GxP
10 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.10%) Change Control
11 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (9.09%) Coaching
11 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 9 (9.09%) LIMS
11 9 (9.09%) Windows
12 8 (8.08%) Business Development
13 7 (7.07%) Asset Management
13 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (7.07%) SQL
13 7 (7.07%) ISO 9001
13 7 (7.07%) UNIX
13 7 (7.07%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 7 (7.07%) HP
13 7 (7.07%) Dell
13 7 (7.07%) Security Management

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (4.04%) MS Project
2 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.02%) Primavera
3 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) DNS
1 3 (3.03%) DHCP
2 2 (2.02%) DAB
3 1 (1.01%) Modbus
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (5.05%) TKPROF
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.01%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.02%) PVCS
2 2 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.01%) ClearQuest
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Local Government
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 7 (7.07%) Architect
2 7 (7.07%) Consultant
2 7 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
3 6 (6.06%) Validation Consultant
4 5 (5.05%) Designer
4 5 (5.05%) Developer
4 5 (5.05%) Analyst
4 5 (5.05%) Quality Manager
5 3 (3.03%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (3.03%) Auditor
5 3 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (3.03%) Desktop Support
5 3 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (3.03%) Data Analyst
6 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.02%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) XML
2 3 (3.03%) WinForms
3 1 (1.01%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) LIMS
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.05%) Taxonomies
4 5 (5.05%) Ontologies
5 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.03%) CCTV
6 3 (3.03%) Statistics
6 3 (3.03%) Economics
6 3 (3.03%) FMCG
6 3 (3.03%) PMI
6 3 (3.03%) NHS
7 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.01%) Informatics
8 1 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.01%) GIS
8 1 (1.01%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) UNIX
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.04%) Windows XP
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (63.64%) Quality Management
2 18 (18.18%) Project Management
2 18 (18.18%) Validation
3 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.10%) Change Control
5 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (9.09%) Coaching
6 8 (8.08%) Business Development
7 7 (7.07%) Asset Management
7 7 (7.07%) Security Management
8 6 (6.06%) ITIL
8 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.06%) Line Management
8 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.06%) Time Management
9 5 (5.05%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.05%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 4 (4.04%) VB
2 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.03%) C#
3 3 (3.03%) MATLAB
4 2 (2.02%) C
4 2 (2.02%) C++
4 2 (2.02%) Ada
5 1 (1.01%) Python
5 1 (1.01%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.03%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.02%) HNC
6 2 (2.02%) HND
6 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.02%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.01%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.01%) CRISC
7 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.01%) PMP
7 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.01%) ACCA
7 1 (1.01%) CISA
7 1 (1.01%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) QA
2 15 (15.15%) GMP
3 11 (11.11%) GAMP
4 10 (10.10%) GxP
5 7 (7.07%) ISO 9001
5 7 (7.07%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (6.06%) SLA
7 5 (5.05%) ISO 9000
8 3 (3.03%) COBIT
9 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (1.01%) HL7
10 1 (1.01%) DICOM
10 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (1.01%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) SCCM
1 3 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (7.07%) HP
1 7 (7.07%) Dell
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Citrix
3 4 (4.04%) AppSense
4 3 (3.03%) SAP
4 3 (3.03%) NCR
4 3 (3.03%) OpenText
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.01%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.01%) Infoflex
6 1 (1.01%) EMC
6 1 (1.01%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.01%) BancTec
Yorkshire
Pharma Division
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + Home work
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Experis Engineering
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150 - £280.0 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £34 - £38 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £34 - £38 per hour + DOE
Posted: 12 days ago