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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 390 411 401
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 206 186 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.51% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 114 103
Average daily rate £425 £445 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +105.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.72 £36.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.20 £45.70 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +131.25%
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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 68 £500 +9.28% 24
South East +20 45 £450 +5.88% 13
North West -9 30 £325 -37.31% 4
South West +18 20 £425 +18.05% 3
Yorkshire -5 20 £328 +31.00% 2
East of England -8 5 £400 -10.61% 5
North East -14 5 £650 +44.44%
East Midlands -15 5 £423 +5.62%
West Midlands -15 3 £400 +10.34% 4
Midlands - 2 £250 -
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 146 (35.44%) Finance
2 115 (27.91%) Project Management
3 86 (20.87%) Microsoft
4 80 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (18.20%) Security Cleared
6 59 (14.32%) Change Control
7 57 (13.83%) SAP
7 57 (13.83%) PRINCE2
8 56 (13.59%) MS Excel
8 56 (13.59%) Risk Management
9 54 (13.11%) SC Cleared
10 53 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (12.62%) Degree
12 46 (11.17%) Data Quality
13 42 (10.19%) QMS
14 41 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (9.71%) QA
15 40 (9.71%) Change Management
16 38 (9.22%) ITIL
16 38 (9.22%) MS Office
17 37 (8.98%) Oracle
17 37 (8.98%) Management Information System
18 36 (8.74%) SQL
19 34 (8.25%) Validation
19 34 (8.25%) MS Project
19 34 (8.25%) Banking
20 30 (7.28%) Windows
21 28 (6.80%) Programme Management
22 27 (6.55%) Telecoms
22 27 (6.55%) Pharmaceutical

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.94%) Confluence
3 7 (1.70%) IIS
3 7 (1.70%) SAS
4 5 (1.21%) Apache
4 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.73%) CMS
6 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 56 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 38 (9.22%) MS Office
3 34 (8.25%) MS Project
4 23 (5.58%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.37%) SAP QM
2 8 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.46%) SAP PM
4 5 (1.21%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.97%) SAP EHS
5 4 (0.97%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.97%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.73%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.73%) HFM
6 3 (0.73%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.73%) Primavera
6 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.73%) SAP PP-PI
7 2 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.49%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.24%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.24%) Magento
8 1 (0.24%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.21%) Firewall
3 4 (0.97%) Broadband
4 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 3 (0.73%) SAN
4 3 (0.73%) WAN
5 2 (0.49%) DHCP
5 2 (0.49%) DNS
5 2 (0.49%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.49%) Network Security
5 2 (0.49%) SNMP
5 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.49%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.24%) LAN
6 1 (0.24%) MPLS
6 1 (0.24%) VLAN
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.21%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.21%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (0.97%) Essbase
5 4 (0.97%) SAP BW
5 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.49%) MySQL
6 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.49%) QlikView
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (2.67%) JIRA
2 7 (1.70%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.46%) Subversion
4 5 (1.21%) FishEye
4 5 (1.21%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.97%) ERwin
5 4 (0.97%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.73%) PVCS
6 3 (0.73%) Selenium
6 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.49%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.24%) JMeter
8 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) NUnit
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 146 (35.44%) Finance
2 34 (8.25%) Banking
3 27 (6.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 27 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 25 (6.07%) Manufacturing
5 21 (5.10%) Retail
6 10 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.94%) Legal
8 7 (1.70%) Marketing
9 3 (0.73%) Advertising
9 3 (0.73%) Billing
9 3 (0.73%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.49%) Electronics
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.49%) Games
10 2 (0.49%) International Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (15.53%) Project Manager
2 63 (15.29%) Analyst
3 50 (12.14%) Consultant
4 35 (8.50%) Developer
5 25 (6.07%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.83%) Architect
7 19 (4.61%) SAP Consultant
8 18 (4.37%) Quality Manager
9 15 (3.64%) SAP QM Consultant
10 13 (3.16%) PMO Manager
11 12 (2.91%) Data Analyst
11 12 (2.91%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.91%) Senior Manager
12 11 (2.67%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.67%) IT Manager
12 11 (2.67%) Service Manager
12 11 (2.67%) Software Developer
13 10 (2.43%) Data Architect
13 10 (2.43%) Process Analyst
13 10 (2.43%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.70%) .NET
1 7 (1.70%) WinForms
2 6 (1.46%) XML
3 5 (1.21%) Grails
3 5 (1.21%) Middleware
3 5 (1.21%) REST
4 4 (0.97%) NumPy
4 4 (0.97%) SAP TM
4 4 (0.97%) SciPy
5 3 (0.73%) HTML
5 3 (0.73%) Web Services
6 2 (0.49%) XMPP
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.24%) CSS
7 1 (0.24%) jQuery
7 1 (0.24%) MDX
7 1 (0.24%) Twisted
7 1 (0.24%) Velocity
7 1 (0.24%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.98%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.07%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.91%) PMI
5 11 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.18%) Smart Meter
7 8 (1.94%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (1.70%) Smartcard
9 6 (1.46%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.46%) User Experience
10 5 (1.21%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.21%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.97%) Life Science
12 3 (0.73%) CMDB
12 3 (0.73%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.28%) Windows
2 22 (5.34%) Linux
3 9 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (2.18%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.70%) Unix
4 7 (1.70%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.46%) AIX
6 4 (0.97%) pSOS
6 4 (0.97%) Solaris
6 4 (0.97%) zOS
7 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (27.91%) Project Management
2 80 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (14.32%) Change Control
4 57 (13.83%) PRINCE2
5 56 (13.59%) Risk Management
6 53 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (10.19%) QMS
8 40 (9.71%) Change Management
9 38 (9.22%) ITIL
10 34 (8.25%) Validation
11 28 (6.80%) Programme Management
12 27 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (6.55%) Data Management
13 24 (5.83%) SDLC
14 23 (5.58%) Configuration Management
15 22 (5.34%) Waterfall
16 21 (5.10%) People Management
16 21 (5.10%) Project Planning
17 20 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (4.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.74%) SQL
2 13 (3.16%) Java
3 12 (2.91%) C#
4 8 (1.94%) C
5 6 (1.46%) Python
6 5 (1.21%) Groovy
6 5 (1.21%) Perl
6 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.97%) VB
8 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.24%) Ada
10 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (18.20%) Security Cleared
2 54 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 52 (12.62%) Degree
4 20 (4.85%) PMI Certification
5 19 (4.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (4.13%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.40%) ISEB
8 13 (3.16%) MCTS
8 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (2.18%) PMP
10 8 (1.94%) APMP
10 8 (1.94%) CISA
10 8 (1.94%) CISM
10 8 (1.94%) CISSP
11 7 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (1.70%) IISP
12 5 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.73%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.17%) Data Quality
2 40 (9.71%) QA
3 19 (4.61%) ISO 9001
4 18 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (2.67%) GxP
5 11 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.94%) CRD IV
6 8 (1.94%) GAMP
6 8 (1.94%) PCI DSS
7 7 (1.70%) Basel II
7 7 (1.70%) FATCA
7 7 (1.70%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (1.70%) ISO27005
7 7 (1.70%) MiFID
8 6 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (1.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 4 (0.97%) GMP
11 2 (0.49%) BS7799
11 2 (0.49%) HMG Infosec
11 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.21%) Cisco IPCC
1 5 (1.21%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.97%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 57 (13.83%) SAP
3 37 (8.98%) Oracle
4 20 (4.85%) IBM
5 15 (3.64%) Cisco
6 11 (2.67%) HP
7 10 (2.43%) Cognos
8 9 (2.18%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.70%) ArcSight
9 7 (1.70%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (1.70%) Intel Security
9 7 (1.70%) Qualys
9 7 (1.70%) Tripwire
10 6 (1.46%) DataFlux
10 6 (1.46%) Sun
11 5 (1.21%) Citrix
11 5 (1.21%) Genesys
11 5 (1.21%) LogRhythm
11 5 (1.21%) Verint
11 5 (1.21%) VMware
London
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day 6 month initial
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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G2 Recruitment
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Experis IT
Posted: 6 days ago
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G2 Recruitment
Rate: NEG
Posted: 8 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
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