The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management System (QMS)
UK / England
Rank 519 575 532
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -43
Contract jobs citing QMS 54 35 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.073% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.088% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 32
Median daily rate £315 £370 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% -9.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £375 £411
% change year-on-year
-28.66% -8.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £47.81 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.48% +29.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.81 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +29.22%

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
34713 39592 38040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.93% 82.92% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23191 26242 24439
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 871 1080 1032
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.55 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing QMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +22 24 £165 -55.40%
London +16 11 £375 +15.38% 3
South East +18 6 £500 -4.76% 5
South West +10 4 £450 +31.38% 2
North West +27 3 - - 1
West Midlands +8 3 £444 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £475 -
South Coast - 1 - -
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for QMS.

1 63 (67.02%) Quality Management
2 28 (29.79%) Windows
3 26 (27.66%) Oracle
4 25 (26.60%) Unix
5 22 (23.40%) Change Control
6 21 (22.34%) ITIL
7 19 (20.21%) Manufacturing
8 18 (19.15%) Linux
8 18 (19.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 18 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (18.09%) Project Management
9 17 (18.09%) Finance
10 16 (17.02%) Validation
10 16 (17.02%) Retail
10 16 (17.02%) QA
10 16 (17.02%) Configuration Management
10 16 (17.02%) ISO 9001
11 15 (15.96%) Business Analysis
12 14 (14.89%) Java
12 14 (14.89%) Oracle Database
13 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
13 13 (13.83%) Change Management
13 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
14 11 (11.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 11 (11.70%) Degree
14 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.70%) HP
15 10 (10.64%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (10.64%) Oracle Reports

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.38%) MQSeries
1 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (4.26%) iPlanet
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (4.26%) Tuxedo
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.13%) AquaLogic
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) MS Project
5 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle 11i
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.32%) Demantra
2 5 (5.32%) SnowdropKCS
3 2 (2.13%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (1.06%) Q-Pulse
4 1 (1.06%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Firewall
2 7 (7.45%) SAN
3 4 (4.26%) BIG-IP
3 4 (4.26%) Network Security
3 4 (4.26%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.13%) FTP
4 2 (2.13%) LDAP
4 2 (2.13%) NAS
4 2 (2.13%) SSH
4 2 (2.13%) SSL
4 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.06%) Broadband
5 1 (1.06%) DNS
5 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.06%) HTTP
5 1 (1.06%) Internet
5 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.32%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.13%) DB2
7 2 (2.13%) DTS
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.13%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.06%) MS Access
8 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.13%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.21%) Manufacturing
2 18 (19.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (18.09%) Finance
4 16 (17.02%) Retail
5 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 5 (5.32%) Publishing
6 4 (4.26%) Back Office
6 4 (4.26%) Banking
7 3 (3.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.06%) Avionics
8 1 (1.06%) Games
8 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (15.96%) Analyst
2 11 (11.70%) Quality Manager
2 11 (11.70%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Applications Support
4 9 (9.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Consultant
4 9 (9.57%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.45%) Validation Consultant
6 6 (6.38%) Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Development Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Development Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Designer
7 5 (5.32%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.26%) QA Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) XML
2 6 (6.38%) J2EE
3 5 (5.32%) Software Packaging
4 4 (4.26%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (4.26%) Middleware
5 3 (3.19%) Dojo
5 3 (3.19%) DOM
5 3 (3.19%) jQuery
5 3 (3.19%) JSP
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.13%) .NET
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (2.13%) Web Services
7 1 (1.06%) Qt
7 1 (1.06%) RESTful
7 1 (1.06%) SOAP
7 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.38%) Life Science
3 4 (4.26%) HP Storage
3 4 (4.26%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.19%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.19%) FMCG
4 3 (3.19%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.13%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.13%) NHS
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Celerra
6 1 (1.06%) Contactless
6 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.06%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.06%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.79%) Windows
2 25 (26.60%) Unix
3 18 (19.15%) Linux
4 10 (10.64%) AIX
4 10 (10.64%) Solaris
5 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.38%) HPUX
6 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.26%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (67.02%) Quality Management
2 22 (23.40%) Change Control
3 21 (22.34%) ITIL
4 18 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (18.09%) Project Management
6 16 (17.02%) Configuration Management
6 16 (17.02%) Validation
7 15 (15.96%) Business Analysis
8 13 (13.83%) Change Management
9 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 10 (10.64%) Document Management
10 10 (10.64%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (9.57%) Process Improvement
11 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.57%) Six Sigma
11 9 (9.57%) Workflow
12 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (7.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) Java
2 10 (10.64%) SQL
3 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.45%) C
5 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) C++
7 2 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.70%) Degree
3 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.06%) ECDL
7 1 (1.06%) IRCA
7 1 (1.06%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) ISO 9001
1 16 (17.02%) QA
2 8 (8.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 8 (8.51%) SLA
3 7 (7.45%) GMP
4 4 (4.26%) GxP
4 4 (4.26%) JSP 440
5 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.06%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.06%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.06%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (4.26%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.19%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.13%) OpenView
4 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Oracle
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.70%) HP
4 8 (8.51%) Cisco
5 7 (7.45%) IBM
6 6 (6.38%) Sun
7 5 (5.32%) 3PAR
7 5 (5.32%) EMC
8 4 (4.26%) BEA
8 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.26%) F5
8 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.26%) Symantec
8 4 (4.26%) VMware
9 3 (3.19%) Juniper
9 3 (3.19%) Pega
9 3 (3.19%) SAP
9 3 (3.19%) webMethods
10 2 (2.13%) Axway
10 2 (2.13%) Opsware
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