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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 542 513 509
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Contract jobs citing QMS 45 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £463 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £34.10 £44.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.37% +7.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.98 £44.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.22 £44.50 £44.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 £44.50 £43.55
% change year-on-year
-40.78% +2.18%
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
40242 37742 35090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 23738 21765
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1093 1019
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -24 20 £375 -7.97% 3
London -1 11 £408 +3.32% 3
South West - 5 £250 - 11
East Midlands -2 4 £375 - 1
East of England -18 3 £364 -19.16% 7
North East -18 1 £488 +225.00%
North West -26 1 - - 2
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 56 (65.12%) Quality Management
2 24 (27.91%) QA
3 22 (25.58%) Security Cleared
4 19 (22.09%) Finance
5 17 (19.77%) Project Management
5 17 (19.77%) MS Office
6 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
7 14 (16.28%) ISO 9001
8 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.79%) SQL
11 10 (11.63%) Oracle
11 10 (11.63%) Business Development
11 10 (11.63%) Change Control
12 9 (10.47%) UNIX
13 8 (9.30%) ITIL
13 8 (9.30%) HP
13 8 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
13 8 (9.30%) Oracle ODI
13 8 (9.30%) Coaching
14 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (8.14%) Line Management
14 7 (8.14%) TKPROF
14 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
14 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
14 7 (8.14%) Scrum
14 7 (8.14%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (6.98%) Asset Management

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (19.77%) MS Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) MS Project
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.33%) TrackWise
2 2 (2.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Firewall
1 5 (5.81%) Network Security
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (8.14%) TKPROF
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) EDMS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.16%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Project Manager
2 8 (9.30%) Analyst
2 8 (9.30%) Consultant
3 7 (8.14%) Architect
4 6 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.81%) Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Quality Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (4.65%) Designer
7 3 (3.49%) Auditor
7 3 (3.49%) Tester
7 3 (3.49%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (3.49%) Process Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Applications Tester
8 2 (2.33%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.33%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) XML
2 2 (2.33%) WinForms
2 2 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.16%) EDI
3 1 (1.16%) J2EE
3 1 (1.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) Taxonomies
3 5 (5.81%) Ontologies
3 5 (5.81%) Smart Meter
4 4 (4.65%) PMI
5 3 (3.49%) Economics
5 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.33%) FMCG
6 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.33%) LIMS
6 2 (2.33%) CCTV
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Life Science
7 1 (1.16%) Statistics
7 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.16%) Informatics
7 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.16%) GIS
7 1 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) UNIX
2 3 (3.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (65.12%) Quality Management
2 17 (19.77%) Project Management
3 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.63%) Business Development
5 10 (11.63%) Change Control
6 8 (9.30%) Coaching
6 8 (9.30%) ITIL
7 7 (8.14%) Scrum
7 7 (8.14%) Line Management
7 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.98%) Asset Management
8 6 (6.98%) Validation
9 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.81%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (5.81%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.81%) Content Management
9 5 (5.81%) Change Management
9 5 (5.81%) Security Management
9 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) C
3 1 (1.16%) Ada
3 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) Degree
4 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.49%) ISEB
6 2 (2.33%) HNC
6 2 (2.33%) HND
6 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.16%) MAPM
7 1 (1.16%) ACCA
7 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.91%) QA
2 14 (16.28%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.65%) GxP
3 4 (4.65%) GMP
4 3 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.33%) SLA
5 2 (2.33%) ISO 9000
5 2 (2.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (2.33%) GAMP
6 1 (1.16%) GCP
6 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.16%) COBIT
6 1 (1.16%) DICOM
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) HP
3 5 (5.81%) Nokia
3 5 (5.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (5.81%) Cisco
3 5 (5.81%) Crossbeam
4 3 (3.49%) NCR
4 3 (3.49%) OpenText
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) BancTec
6 1 (1.16%) Dell
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