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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 550 587 560
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -27
Contract jobs citing QMS 69 31 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.077% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 12 22
Median daily rate £292 £389 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.01% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £376 £313
% change year-on-year
-21.59% +20.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+48.45% -48.94%
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
40110 40514 38511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.68% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26974 26588 24639
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 915 1082 1144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 2016.

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
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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North East - 41 £283 - 1
London +14 10 £450 -10.00% 1
South West +6 5 £400 +60.00% 9
South East -3 4 £323 -16.77% 3
East of England +16 3 - - 1
East Midlands +6 3 £450 -10.00%
North West -10 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 70 (64.22%) Quality Management
2 51 (46.79%) ITIL
3 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
4 43 (39.45%) Windows
4 43 (39.45%) Release Management
5 39 (35.78%) Change Management
6 35 (32.11%) AIX
6 35 (32.11%) Solaris
6 35 (32.11%) Unix
6 35 (32.11%) Service Delivery
6 35 (32.11%) Security Cleared
6 35 (32.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 34 (31.19%) Problem Management
8 31 (28.44%) SLA
9 30 (27.52%) Degree
10 29 (26.61%) HP
10 29 (26.61%) Oracle
11 28 (25.69%) SC Cleared
12 27 (24.77%) Windows Server
12 27 (24.77%) ISO 9001
13 26 (23.85%) WebLogic
13 26 (23.85%) Project Management
14 22 (20.18%) Incident Management
14 22 (20.18%) ServiceNow
15 21 (19.27%) BPSS Clearance
15 21 (19.27%) Disclosure Scotland
15 21 (19.27%) Finance
16 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
17 18 (16.51%) Java
18 17 (15.60%) Sun

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 26 (23.85%) WebLogic
2 13 (11.93%) MQSeries
3 11 (10.09%) Tuxedo
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 10 (9.17%) SharePoint
4 10 (9.17%) WebSphere
4 10 (9.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (8.26%) AquaLogic
5 9 (8.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (6.42%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) MTS
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Office
2 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) IaaS
2 4 (3.67%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) PaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) SAN
2 9 (8.26%) Firewall
3 8 (7.34%) SSL
4 7 (6.42%) BIG-IP
5 3 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.75%) LDAP
5 3 (2.75%) Wireless
6 2 (1.83%) 3G
6 2 (1.83%) FTP
6 2 (1.83%) GSM
6 2 (1.83%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.83%) LAN
6 2 (1.83%) NAS
6 2 (1.83%) SSH
6 2 (1.83%) WAN
7 1 (0.92%) HTTP
7 1 (0.92%) Internet
7 1 (0.92%) Network Security
7 1 (0.92%) SNMP
7 1 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.75%) DB2
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) NUnit
3 1 (0.92%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Legal
3 5 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Electronics
4 2 (1.83%) Military
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (10.09%) Support Specialist
2 9 (8.26%) Project Manager
3 8 (7.34%) Architect
4 7 (6.42%) Analyst
4 7 (6.42%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (6.42%) Test Engineer
5 6 (5.50%) DBA
5 6 (5.50%) Developer
5 6 (5.50%) Middleware Engineer
5 6 (5.50%) SQL DBA
5 6 (5.50%) Technologist
6 4 (3.67%) IT Manager
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Developer
6 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (2.75%) Chief Architect
7 3 (2.75%) CRM Project Manager
7 3 (2.75%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (2.75%) Server Engineer
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) J2EE
1 14 (12.84%) Middleware
2 10 (9.17%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (6.42%) JSP
4 5 (4.59%) Web Services
5 3 (2.75%) XML
6 2 (1.83%) .NET
6 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.83%) CSS
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) jQuery
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.93%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.26%) Clustering
3 9 (8.26%) Replication
4 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.59%) HP Storage
6 5 (4.59%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (2.75%) Celerra
7 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.75%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (2.75%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.83%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.45%) Windows
2 35 (32.11%) AIX
2 35 (32.11%) Solaris
2 35 (32.11%) Unix
3 27 (24.77%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.17%) OS/390
5 8 (7.34%) Linux
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (64.22%) Quality Management
2 51 (46.79%) ITIL
3 43 (39.45%) Release Management
4 39 (35.78%) Change Management
5 35 (32.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 35 (32.11%) Service Delivery
6 34 (31.19%) Problem Management
7 26 (23.85%) Project Management
8 22 (20.18%) Incident Management
9 17 (15.60%) Configuration Management
10 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (11.01%) SOA
12 11 (10.09%) Change Control
12 11 (10.09%) Security Management
12 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.26%) Six Sigma
13 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.51%) Java
2 13 (11.93%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) C
4 9 (8.26%) C++
5 8 (7.34%) Perl
6 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.83%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.92%) Ada
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (32.11%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.52%) Degree
3 28 (25.69%) SC Cleared
4 21 (19.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.59%) MCDBA
7 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.83%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.83%) HPE ATP
8 2 (1.83%) ISEB
8 2 (1.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.92%) CCNA
9 1 (0.92%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.92%) MCITP
9 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.44%) SLA
2 27 (24.77%) ISO 9001
3 21 (19.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 15 (13.76%) QA
5 8 (7.34%) JSP 440
6 7 (6.42%) GxP
7 2 (1.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (1.83%) COBIT
7 2 (1.83%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.92%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.92%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.92%) GAMP
8 1 (0.92%) GMP
8 1 (0.92%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.92%) RMADS
8 1 (0.92%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (6.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (5.50%) Perfmon
3 3 (2.75%) OpenView
4 2 (1.83%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.61%) HP
2 29 (26.61%) Oracle
3 22 (20.18%) ServiceNow
4 17 (15.60%) Sun
5 16 (14.68%) Cisco
6 11 (10.09%) VMware
7 10 (9.17%) CA
7 10 (9.17%) IBM
8 9 (8.26%) Axway
9 8 (7.34%) Fujitsu
10 7 (6.42%) BEA
10 7 (6.42%) EMC
10 7 (6.42%) F5
10 7 (6.42%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.59%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.59%) Meridio
12 4 (3.67%) Citrix
13 3 (2.75%) Brocade
13 3 (2.75%) Cognos
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