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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 569 572 560
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing QMS 60 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.069% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.087% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 12
Median daily rate £298 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £48.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.60% +2.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £48.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year
-53.60% -0.51%
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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 - 30 £285 - 8
East of England +13 8 - -
South West -2 8 £400 +68.42% 5
London -5 7 £365 -27.00% 4
East Midlands +12 3 £450 -10.00%
North West -14 2 - - 1
South East -28 2 - - 4
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 57 (59.38%) Quality Management
2 42 (43.75%) ITIL
3 38 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 36 (37.50%) Release Management
5 34 (35.42%) Windows
6 30 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 29 (30.21%) Change Management
8 27 (28.13%) Service Delivery
8 27 (28.13%) AIX
8 27 (28.13%) Solaris
8 27 (28.13%) Unix
9 26 (27.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
10 25 (26.04%) Problem Management
11 24 (25.00%) Degree
11 24 (25.00%) Oracle
11 24 (25.00%) SLA
12 23 (23.96%) Finance
13 22 (22.92%) Project Management
14 21 (21.88%) HP
14 21 (21.88%) ISO 9001
15 19 (19.79%) WebLogic
15 19 (19.79%) Windows Server
16 17 (17.71%) Java
16 17 (17.71%) QA
17 16 (16.67%) Sun
17 16 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
17 16 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
18 15 (15.63%) ServiceNow
18 15 (15.63%) Cisco

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 19 (19.79%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.46%) MQSeries
3 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.38%) Tuxedo
4 8 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 8 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (7.29%) AquaLogic
5 7 (7.29%) iPlanet
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.04%) IIS
7 1 (1.04%) MTS
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Office
2 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.29%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) IaaS
2 4 (4.17%) SaaS
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.08%) Office 365
3 2 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) SAN
2 9 (9.38%) Firewall
3 7 (7.29%) BIG-IP
4 6 (6.25%) SSL
5 3 (3.13%) LDAP
5 3 (3.13%) Wireless
6 2 (2.08%) 3G
6 2 (2.08%) FTP
6 2 (2.08%) GSM
6 2 (2.08%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.08%) LAN
6 2 (2.08%) NAS
6 2 (2.08%) SSH
6 2 (2.08%) WAN
7 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.04%) HTTP
7 1 (1.04%) Internet
7 1 (1.04%) Network Security
7 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.13%) DB2
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.04%) NUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (23.96%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Military
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.04%) Automotive
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (13.54%) Architect
2 7 (7.29%) Analyst
3 6 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 6 (6.25%) Technologist
3 6 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 5 (5.21%) DBA
4 5 (5.21%) Developer
4 5 (5.21%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (5.21%) SQL DBA
5 4 (4.17%) Chief Architect
5 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.13%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) Quality Manager
6 3 (3.13%) Security Manager
6 3 (3.13%) Server Engineer
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) J2EE
2 11 (11.46%) Middleware
3 8 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (7.29%) JSP
5 5 (5.21%) Web Services
6 3 (3.13%) XML
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.04%) .NET
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.04%) CSS
8 1 (1.04%) HTML
8 1 (1.04%) jQuery
8 1 (1.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Computer Science
1 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.33%) Clustering
2 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.25%) Replication
4 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.13%) HP Storage
5 3 (3.13%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.08%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.08%) Ontologies
6 2 (2.08%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.04%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.04%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.42%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) AIX
2 27 (28.13%) Solaris
2 27 (28.13%) Unix
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.33%) OS/390
4 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.29%) Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (59.38%) Quality Management
2 42 (43.75%) ITIL
3 36 (37.50%) Release Management
4 29 (30.21%) Change Management
5 27 (28.13%) Service Delivery
6 26 (27.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 25 (26.04%) Problem Management
8 22 (22.92%) Project Management
9 15 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (15.63%) Incident Management
10 14 (14.58%) Configuration Management
11 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.42%) Change Control
13 10 (10.42%) Security Management
13 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.38%) Six Sigma
15 8 (8.33%) ITIL V3
15 8 (8.33%) Risk Management
16 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) Java
2 13 (13.54%) SQL
3 9 (9.38%) C
4 6 (6.25%) C++
4 6 (6.25%) Perl
5 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.04%) Ada
7 1 (1.04%) C#
7 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
3 24 (25.00%) Degree
4 16 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.17%) MCDBA
7 2 (2.08%) ISEB
7 2 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.04%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.04%) CISA
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.04%) CISSP
8 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.04%) HPE ATP
8 1 (1.04%) IISP
8 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.04%) PMP
8 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) SLA
2 21 (21.88%) ISO 9001
3 17 (17.71%) QA
4 16 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (8.33%) JSP 440
6 6 (6.25%) GxP
7 2 (2.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (2.08%) COBIT
7 2 (2.08%) ISO 14001
8 1 (1.04%) Def Stans
8 1 (1.04%) DO-178B
8 1 (1.04%) GAMP
8 1 (1.04%) GMP
8 1 (1.04%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (1.04%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.04%) RMADS
8 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.04%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.04%) Firmware
5 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (7.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (5.21%) Perfmon
3 3 (3.13%) OpenView
4 2 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.00%) Oracle
3 21 (21.88%) HP
4 16 (16.67%) Sun
5 15 (15.63%) Cisco
5 15 (15.63%) ServiceNow
6 11 (11.46%) VMware
7 9 (9.38%) IBM
8 7 (7.29%) Axway
8 7 (7.29%) BEA
8 7 (7.29%) F5
8 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.25%) Fujitsu
10 5 (5.21%) CA
10 5 (5.21%) EMC
11 4 (4.17%) Citrix
11 4 (4.17%) Meridio
12 3 (3.13%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.13%) Cognos
12 3 (3.13%) Qualys
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