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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 557 520 503
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -17
Contract jobs citing QMS 35 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £313 £353
% change year-on-year
+24.40% -11.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £37.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -11.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £16.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.10 £49.25 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £47.50 £44.60
% change year-on-year
-75.78% +6.50%
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
39455 37165 33497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.65% 76.32% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25919 23647 20610
Average daily rate £415 £408 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1127 1015
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -21 14 £388 -8.82% 5
London -13 8 £500 +21.21% 5
South West +1 4 £250 - 4
East of England -4 4 £378 -13.21% 4
East Midlands - 3 £500 - 2
North East -19 1 £488 +225.00%
North West -19 1 - - 2
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (61.36%) Quality Management
2 23 (26.14%) Finance
3 22 (25.00%) QA
4 19 (21.59%) Security Cleared
5 16 (18.18%) Project Management
6 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
7 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.64%) Validation
8 12 (13.64%) MS Office
9 11 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (11.36%) GMP
10 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.23%) Business Development
11 9 (10.23%) Change Control
12 8 (9.09%) Coaching
12 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
12 8 (9.09%) SQL
12 8 (9.09%) Oracle
12 8 (9.09%) UNIX
13 7 (7.95%) GxP
13 7 (7.95%) GAMP
13 7 (7.95%) Scrum
13 7 (7.95%) Oracle EBS
13 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (7.95%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
14 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (6.82%) TKPROF
14 6 (6.82%) Line Management

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.27%) Primavera
3 1 (1.14%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.14%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) DAB
2 1 (1.14%) LAN
2 1 (1.14%) WAN
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (6.82%) TKPROF
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.14%) EDMS
3 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) PVCS
1 2 (2.27%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.14%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (26.14%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Project Manager
2 8 (9.09%) Architect
3 7 (7.95%) Consultant
3 7 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.82%) Quality Manager
4 6 (6.82%) Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) Designer
6 4 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (3.41%) Tester
7 3 (3.41%) Auditor
7 3 (3.41%) Applications Tester
7 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Validation Consultant
8 2 (2.27%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) WinForms
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) LIMS
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Taxonomies
3 5 (5.68%) Ontologies
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.41%) FMCG
5 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.41%) Economics
5 3 (3.41%) CCTV
5 3 (3.41%) PMI
6 2 (2.27%) Statistics
6 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.14%) Informatics
7 1 (1.14%) NHS
7 1 (1.14%) GIS
7 1 (1.14%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) UNIX
2 4 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (61.36%) Quality Management
2 16 (18.18%) Project Management
3 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.64%) Validation
5 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.23%) Business Development
6 9 (10.23%) Change Control
7 8 (9.09%) Coaching
8 7 (7.95%) Scrum
8 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.82%) Security Management
9 6 (6.82%) ITIL
9 6 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.82%) Line Management
9 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.68%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.68%) Time Management
10 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.68%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) C#
2 2 (2.27%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.14%) R
3 1 (1.14%) C++
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) Python
3 1 (1.14%) Ada
3 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.27%) HNC
5 2 (2.27%) HND
5 2 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PMP
6 1 (1.14%) ACCA
6 1 (1.14%) CISA
6 1 (1.14%) CISM
6 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.14%) CRISC
6 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) QA
2 10 (11.36%) GMP
3 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
4 7 (7.95%) GxP
4 7 (7.95%) GAMP
5 5 (5.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (3.41%) ISO 9000
6 3 (3.41%) SLA
7 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (2.27%) COBIT
8 1 (1.14%) GCP
8 1 (1.14%) DICOM
8 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) HP
3 3 (3.41%) NCR
3 3 (3.41%) OpenText
4 2 (2.27%) Dell
4 2 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.14%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.14%) BancTec
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