The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management 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 Quality Management over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 371 388 331
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -57
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 213 180 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 105 92
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£450 £420 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £260 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £541 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.50 £52.63 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% +91.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £18.78 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £80.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.83 £20.63 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+68.84% -25.00%
Quality Management
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quality Management across the England region.

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Quality Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the England region.

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Quality Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London -8 77 £454 +5.52% 23
South East -4 55 £450 +19.04% 17
North West -2 25 £420 -16.83% 6
East Midlands +7 21 £390 +4.00% 4
South West -6 8 £293 -31.17% 4
West Midlands -8 8 £525 +65.35% 5
East of England +3 7 £350 -6.35% 2
Yorkshire -18 5 £250 -37.50% 12
North East - - - - 4
Quality Management
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Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management.

1 126 (32.47%) Finance
2 98 (25.26%) Project Management
3 63 (16.24%) Microsoft
4 61 (15.72%) QA
4 61 (15.72%) QMS
5 57 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (14.18%) SAP
6 55 (14.18%) MS Excel
7 48 (12.37%) PRINCE2
7 48 (12.37%) MS Office
7 48 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (11.08%) SQL
9 43 (11.08%) Data Quality
10 40 (10.31%) Business Analysis
11 36 (9.28%) Risk Management
11 36 (9.28%) Change Management
12 35 (9.02%) Oracle
12 35 (9.02%) ITIL
12 35 (9.02%) Change Control
13 32 (8.25%) Telecoms
14 31 (7.99%) Data Governance
15 30 (7.73%) Banking
16 29 (7.47%) SQL Server
17 27 (6.96%) Management Information System
17 27 (6.96%) Migration
17 27 (6.96%) Data Management
17 27 (6.96%) Degree
18 26 (6.70%) MS Project
18 26 (6.70%) MS Visio

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (2.06%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.55%) Confluence
4 5 (1.29%) Lync
5 4 (1.03%) CMS
6 3 (0.77%) GroupWise
6 3 (0.77%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.77%) IIS
6 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.52%) Drupal
7 2 (0.52%) FileNet
7 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.26%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 55 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 48 (12.37%) MS Office
3 26 (6.70%) MS Project
3 26 (6.70%) MS Visio
4 24 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.52%) SPSS
5 2 (0.52%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.26%) Simulink
6 1 (0.26%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) SAP QM
2 6 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.55%) SAP PLM
3 5 (1.29%) SAP MDM
3 5 (1.29%) Oracle TCA
4 4 (1.03%) SAP EWM
5 3 (0.77%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.52%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.52%) HFM
6 2 (0.52%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.52%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.52%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.52%) Magento
7 1 (0.26%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.26%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.80%) VPN
1 7 (1.80%) MPLS
1 7 (1.80%) Firewall
2 6 (1.55%) Internet
3 5 (1.29%) LAN
3 5 (1.29%) WAN
3 5 (1.29%) 4G
4 4 (1.03%) SAN
4 4 (1.03%) VoIP
5 3 (0.77%) GSM
5 3 (0.77%) Intranet
5 3 (0.77%) H.323
5 3 (0.77%) DAB
5 3 (0.77%) Cisco ICM
5 3 (0.77%) Network Security
6 2 (0.52%) LTE
6 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.52%) 3G
6 2 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.52%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.29%) TKPROF
8 4 (1.03%) OLAP
8 4 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.77%) Big Data
9 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.03%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.77%) PVCS
3 3 (0.77%) Subversion
4 2 (0.52%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.52%) Selenium
4 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.52%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.26%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 126 (32.47%) Finance
2 32 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.73%) Banking
4 23 (5.93%) Retail
5 20 (5.15%) Legal
6 19 (4.90%) Manufacturing
7 17 (4.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (2.84%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.29%) Marketing
10 4 (1.03%) German Language
10 4 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Front Office
11 2 (0.52%) Automotive
11 2 (0.52%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Military
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (23.45%) Analyst
2 66 (17.01%) Project Manager
3 48 (12.37%) Consultant
4 44 (11.34%) Business Analyst
5 32 (8.25%) Data Analyst
6 25 (6.44%) SAP Consultant
7 19 (4.90%) Quality Manager
8 16 (4.12%) Architect
8 16 (4.12%) Developer
9 15 (3.87%) Data Manager
10 11 (2.84%) Business Manager
11 10 (2.58%) SAP QM Consultant
12 8 (2.06%) Coordinator
12 8 (2.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 8 (2.06%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 8 (2.06%) Governance Analyst
13 7 (1.80%) Data Governance Manager
13 7 (1.80%) Governance Manager
13 7 (1.80%) DBA
13 7 (1.80%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.32%) .NET
2 8 (2.06%) Middleware
3 7 (1.80%) Web Services
4 5 (1.29%) XML
4 5 (1.29%) HTML
4 5 (1.29%) Flash
5 3 (0.77%) JSON
5 3 (0.77%) SAP PI
5 3 (0.77%) CSS
5 3 (0.77%) VXML
5 3 (0.77%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (0.77%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (0.77%) BAPI
5 3 (0.77%) WinForms
5 3 (0.77%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.52%) DHTML
6 2 (0.52%) ADO
6 2 (0.52%) RESTful
6 2 (0.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.96%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.64%) Data Integration
4 17 (4.38%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.84%) NHS
6 10 (2.58%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.32%) LIMS
8 7 (1.80%) Statistics
9 6 (1.55%) iSeries
9 6 (1.55%) PMI
9 6 (1.55%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.29%) User Experience
10 5 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.03%) Replication
12 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.77%) FMCG
12 3 (0.77%) SCADA
13 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.52%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.93%) Windows
2 9 (2.32%) UNIX
3 8 (2.06%) Linux
4 7 (1.80%) Solaris
5 4 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.77%) NetWare
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.77%) AIX
6 3 (0.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (25.26%) Project Management
2 61 (15.72%) QMS
3 57 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (12.37%) PRINCE2
5 40 (10.31%) Business Analysis
6 36 (9.28%) Risk Management
6 36 (9.28%) Change Management
7 35 (9.02%) ITIL
7 35 (9.02%) Change Control
8 31 (7.99%) Data Governance
9 27 (6.96%) Data Management
9 27 (6.96%) Migration
10 24 (6.19%) Validation
10 24 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (5.93%) Data Analysis
12 22 (5.67%) Project Planning
13 21 (5.41%) Programme Management
13 21 (5.41%) Data Modelling
14 19 (4.90%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (11.08%) SQL
2 12 (3.09%) C
3 10 (2.58%) C#
4 6 (1.55%) VBA
5 5 (1.29%) ABAP
5 5 (1.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.03%) C++
7 3 (0.77%) Java
7 3 (0.77%) PHP
7 3 (0.77%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.77%) VB
7 3 (0.77%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.52%) VB6
8 2 (0.52%) Lua
8 2 (0.52%) Python
8 2 (0.52%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.52%) Embedded C++
8 2 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (6.96%) Degree
2 22 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (2.58%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.06%) PMP
7 5 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.77%) ISEB
8 3 (0.77%) HNC
8 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.77%) APMP
9 2 (0.52%) HND
9 2 (0.52%) CCNP
9 2 (0.52%) CCIP
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.26%) ACCA
10 1 (0.26%) CISA
10 1 (0.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (15.72%) QA
2 43 (11.08%) Data Quality
3 17 (4.38%) SLA
3 17 (4.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (4.12%) Solvency II
5 15 (3.87%) GMP
5 15 (3.87%) ISO 9001
6 12 (3.09%) GAMP
7 10 (2.58%) GxP
8 7 (1.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 7 (1.80%) ISO 9000
9 5 (1.29%) Basel II
9 5 (1.29%) COBIT
10 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (1.03%) Basel III
11 1 (0.26%) FATCA
11 1 (0.26%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.26%) MiFID
11 1 (0.26%) HL7
11 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.29%) Firmware
4 3 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.77%) XenServer
4 3 (0.77%) vSphere
4 3 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 63 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 55 (14.18%) SAP
3 35 (9.02%) Oracle
4 19 (4.90%) HP
5 12 (3.09%) IBM
6 10 (2.58%) Cisco
7 7 (1.80%) DataFlux
8 6 (1.55%) Planview
8 6 (1.55%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.55%) VMware
9 5 (1.29%) Novell
10 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.03%) BMC
10 4 (1.03%) Primavera
11 3 (0.77%) Tandberg
11 3 (0.77%) 3PAR
11 3 (0.77%) Verint
11 3 (0.77%) EMC
11 3 (0.77%) Citrix
11 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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