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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 379 369 346
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 238 222 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 136 114
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£450 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 15
Average hourly rate £47.71 £31.63 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.86% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.54 £21.33 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.40 £41.93 £56.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.63 £44.60
% change year-on-year
+34.38% -29.09%
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
40278 37760 34988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.89% 76.47% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26689 23812 21696
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1067 1098 1032
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 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
London +10 96 £475 +11.76% 22
South East -33 44 £375 -3.84% 12
North West -2 32 £400 +18.51% 7
East of England -4 20 £400 -7.78% 4
Yorkshire -19 15 £350 +36.18% 8
East Midlands -2 11 £513 -14.58% 3
South West - 8 £445 - 13
West Midlands -4 5 £388 -3.12% 3
North East -24 5 £344 +129.16% 3
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 140 (31.46%) Finance
2 95 (21.35%) Project Management
3 75 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (15.51%) SAP
5 66 (14.83%) Data Quality
6 62 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
7 60 (13.48%) QA
8 58 (13.03%) Security Cleared
9 57 (12.81%) QMS
10 56 (12.58%) SQL
10 56 (12.58%) Oracle
10 56 (12.58%) PRINCE2
10 56 (12.58%) Microsoft
11 54 (12.13%) Data Management
12 52 (11.69%) MS Office
13 49 (11.01%) Change Control
14 47 (10.56%) ITIL
14 47 (10.56%) MS Excel
15 46 (10.34%) Change Management
15 46 (10.34%) Data Governance
16 44 (9.89%) Risk Management
17 43 (9.66%) Management Information System
17 43 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (8.76%) SC Cleared
20 38 (8.54%) Telecoms
20 38 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
21 35 (7.87%) Manufacturing
22 33 (7.42%) MS Visio
23 32 (7.19%) Data Warehouse

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.12%) SAS
5 4 (0.90%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.67%) Confluence
6 3 (0.67%) CMS
7 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.22%) JBoss
8 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.22%) Documentum
8 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.22%) FileNet
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.22%) Lync
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) Mule
Applications
1 52 (11.69%) MS Office
2 47 (10.56%) MS Excel
3 33 (7.42%) MS Visio
4 25 (5.62%) MS Project
5 23 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.35%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) FastStats
8 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (4.72%) Oracle TCA
2 18 (4.04%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (2.92%) SAP QM
4 10 (2.25%) Primavera
5 9 (2.02%) SAP PP
6 8 (1.80%) Teamcenter
6 8 (1.80%) SAP PLM
6 8 (1.80%) SAP PM
7 5 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (1.12%) SAP EWM
7 5 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.90%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.90%) SAP MDM
8 4 (0.90%) Maximo
8 4 (0.90%) TrackWise
8 4 (0.90%) SAP MII
9 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.45%) HFM
10 2 (0.45%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) SaaS
1 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.70%) Firewall
2 8 (1.80%) MPLS
3 7 (1.57%) Internet
3 7 (1.57%) LAN
3 7 (1.57%) WAN
3 7 (1.57%) Network Security
4 6 (1.35%) VPN
5 5 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.90%) H.323
6 4 (0.90%) Cisco ICM
6 4 (0.90%) 4G
7 2 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.45%) 2G
7 2 (0.45%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.45%) 3G
7 2 (0.45%) SDH
8 1 (0.22%) UMTS
8 1 (0.22%) DHCP
8 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.57%) TKPROF
9 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.35%) QlikView
10 5 (1.12%) IBM InfoSphere
10 5 (1.12%) Big Data
10 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.12%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.90%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (0.67%) JIRA
2 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.45%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.22%) Hudson
3 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.22%) ERwin
3 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 140 (31.46%) Finance
2 38 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 35 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 27 (6.07%) Retail
5 24 (5.39%) Banking
6 19 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (3.15%) Legal
8 12 (2.70%) Marketing
9 6 (1.35%) German Language
9 6 (1.35%) Publishing
9 6 (1.35%) Automotive
10 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.90%) Billing
11 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Front Office
11 3 (0.67%) Back Office
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Law
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (19.78%) Analyst
2 68 (15.28%) Consultant
3 63 (14.16%) Project Manager
4 44 (9.89%) Business Analyst
5 37 (8.31%) Data Analyst
6 33 (7.42%) Architect
7 30 (6.74%) SAP Consultant
8 25 (5.62%) Quality Manager
9 21 (4.72%) Developer
10 16 (3.60%) Oracle Consultant
11 14 (3.15%) Data Manager
12 13 (2.92%) Quality Analyst
12 13 (2.92%) Programme Manager
13 12 (2.70%) Data Quality Analyst
14 11 (2.47%) Data Consultant
15 10 (2.25%) Process Engineer
15 10 (2.25%) Business Manager
16 9 (2.02%) SAP QM Consultant
16 9 (2.02%) Telecoms Project Manager
16 9 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.25%) XML
2 7 (1.57%) .NET
3 6 (1.35%) Web Services
3 6 (1.35%) Middleware
4 5 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.90%) Velocity
5 4 (0.90%) VXML
6 3 (0.67%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (0.67%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (0.67%) BAPI
6 3 (0.67%) SAP ALE
6 3 (0.67%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.45%) JSON
7 2 (0.45%) WinForms
7 2 (0.45%) MDX
7 2 (0.45%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.45%) XSD
7 2 (0.45%) HTML
7 2 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.66%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.60%) Data Integration
4 12 (2.70%) NHS
5 11 (2.47%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.02%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.57%) Taxonomies
8 6 (1.35%) Ontologies
8 6 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.35%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.12%) FMCG
9 5 (1.12%) Statistics
9 5 (1.12%) PMI
10 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.90%) iSeries
11 3 (0.67%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.67%) CCTV
11 3 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.62%) Windows
2 14 (3.15%) UNIX
3 12 (2.70%) Linux
4 6 (1.35%) Solaris
5 5 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.67%) pSOS
7 3 (0.67%) Android
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) zOS
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.35%) Project Management
2 75 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (12.81%) QMS
4 56 (12.58%) PRINCE2
5 54 (12.13%) Data Management
6 49 (11.01%) Change Control
7 47 (10.56%) ITIL
8 46 (10.34%) Change Management
8 46 (10.34%) Data Governance
9 44 (9.89%) Risk Management
10 43 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (7.19%) Master Data Management
14 31 (6.97%) Programme Management
15 29 (6.52%) Six Sigma
16 25 (5.62%) Business Analysis
17 24 (5.39%) Workflow
17 24 (5.39%) Data Modelling
18 23 (5.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (12.58%) SQL
2 8 (1.80%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.35%) C#
3 6 (1.35%) Java
4 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.12%) ABAP
4 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.90%) VB
6 3 (0.67%) SAPscript
7 2 (0.45%) Perl
7 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.45%) VBA
8 1 (0.22%) Python
8 1 (0.22%) Ada
8 1 (0.22%) R
8 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.22%) C
8 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (13.03%) Security Cleared
2 39 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 32 (7.19%) Degree
4 23 (5.17%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.92%) MCTS
6 12 (2.70%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (2.25%) PMP
8 9 (2.02%) ISEB
9 6 (1.35%) APMP
10 4 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.90%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.90%) CCNP
11 3 (0.67%) CCIP
11 3 (0.67%) HNC
12 2 (0.45%) HND
12 2 (0.45%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (14.83%) Data Quality
2 60 (13.48%) QA
3 22 (4.94%) ISO 9001
4 16 (3.60%) Solvency II
5 13 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (2.70%) GxP
7 10 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (1.35%) GMP
9 5 (1.12%) SLA
9 5 (1.12%) COBIT
10 3 (0.67%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.67%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.67%) GAMP
11 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.22%) BS7799
11 1 (0.22%) BS25999
11 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.22%) Basel II
11 1 (0.22%) BS15000
System Software
1 8 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.90%) XenServer
3 4 (0.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.22%) MOM
5 1 (0.22%) Control-M
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.22%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 69 (15.51%) SAP
2 56 (12.58%) Oracle
2 56 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.82%) HP
4 15 (3.37%) Cisco
5 11 (2.47%) IBM
6 10 (2.25%) CheckPoint
7 8 (1.80%) VMware
7 8 (1.80%) Nokia
8 6 (1.35%) Informatica
9 5 (1.12%) Crossbeam
9 5 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.12%) Tableau
9 5 (1.12%) Verint
10 4 (0.90%) OpenText
10 4 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.90%) Infor
11 3 (0.67%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.67%) NCR
11 3 (0.67%) Hyperion
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: Competitive (dependant on experience) plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + (is negotiable)
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £33 - £38 per hour + doe
Posted: 8 days ago
Eastleigh
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour + DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day + Negotiable
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