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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 385 388 377
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 254 258 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.60% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 155 165
Median daily rate £400 £416 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £270 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 2
Median hourly rate £23.75 £45.36 £31.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.63% +43.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £30.15 £21.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £163.05 £41.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £42.75 £31.63
% change year-on-year
-41.52% +35.17%
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
41710 42817 39755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.53% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27739 28398 25061
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 1151 1110
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Quality Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
London -25 82 £500 +5.26% 18
South East -1 37 £355 -4.05% 5
North East +12 36 £280 -18.54%
West Midlands -2 35 £500 +23.45% 6
North West +11 18 £360 -6.79% 8
Yorkshire -1 14 £360 -20.00% 2
East of England -1 9 £463 +32.14% 2
South West +11 8 £300 -32.58% 2
East Midlands -4 7 £450 +8.43% 3
Midlands -7 2 £550 +10.00%
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management.

1 173 (32.46%) Finance
2 112 (21.01%) Project Management
3 108 (20.26%) Data Quality
4 101 (18.95%) Change Management
5 99 (18.57%) QMS
6 98 (18.39%) Data Management
7 87 (16.32%) ITIL
8 86 (16.14%) Microsoft
9 83 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
10 82 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 79 (14.82%) Degree
12 72 (13.51%) Security Cleared
13 71 (13.32%) SAP
14 70 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
15 69 (12.95%) PRINCE2
16 65 (12.20%) Data Modelling
17 64 (12.01%) ISO 9001
18 59 (11.07%) Data Governance
19 58 (10.88%) SC Cleared
20 57 (10.69%) MS Excel
21 54 (10.13%) Oracle
21 54 (10.13%) Risk Management
21 54 (10.13%) Service Delivery
22 51 (9.57%) HP
23 50 (9.38%) Windows
23 50 (9.38%) Release Management
23 50 (9.38%) Change Control
24 48 (9.01%) MS Office
25 47 (8.82%) Validation
25 47 (8.82%) Incident Management

Quality Management
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 42 (7.88%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.75%) WebLogic
3 12 (2.25%) SAS
4 7 (1.31%) NetWeaver
5 5 (0.94%) CMS
5 5 (0.94%) nginx
6 4 (0.75%) IIS
7 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.38%) Apache
8 2 (0.38%) Confluence
8 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.19%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Jetty
9 1 (0.19%) Liferay
9 1 (0.19%) MTS
9 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 57 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 48 (9.01%) MS Office
3 30 (5.63%) MS Project
4 29 (5.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (3.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.81%) SAP QM
2 9 (1.69%) SAP MII
3 7 (1.31%) SAP MDM
4 5 (0.94%) SAP PP
5 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.56%) HFM
6 3 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.56%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.38%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.38%) Summit
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.19%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.31%) Office 365
2 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.00%) Internet
2 13 (2.44%) WAN
3 11 (2.06%) Firewall
4 7 (1.31%) LAN
5 6 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (1.13%) SAN
6 5 (0.94%) VoIP
7 4 (0.75%) Network Security
7 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.56%) DNS
9 2 (0.38%) DHCP
9 2 (0.38%) DMZ
9 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.38%) FTP
9 2 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.38%) IPsec
9 2 (0.38%) MPLS
9 2 (0.38%) Skype
9 2 (0.38%) VLAN
10 1 (0.19%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (3.94%) IBM InfoSphere
3 19 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (2.81%) Big Data
4 15 (2.81%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.88%) SAP Data Services
5 10 (1.88%) Star Schema
6 7 (1.31%) Base SAS
6 7 (1.31%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.31%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 6 (1.13%) MS Access
7 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.75%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.56%) MySQL
9 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.38%) GIS
10 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.44%) JIRA
2 8 (1.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.13%) LSMW
5 4 (0.75%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.56%) Selenium
6 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.38%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.19%) Gradle
8 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.19%) NUnit
8 1 (0.19%) PVCS
8 1 (0.19%) Subversion
8 1 (0.19%) VectorCAST
General
1 173 (32.46%) Finance
2 35 (6.57%) Manufacturing
3 31 (5.82%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.88%) Banking
5 19 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.25%) Retail
7 10 (1.88%) Legal
8 7 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.13%) Billing
10 5 (0.94%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.94%) Automotive
10 5 (0.94%) Back Office
11 4 (0.75%) Front Office
11 4 (0.75%) German Language
11 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.56%) Marketing
13 2 (0.38%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) French Language
13 2 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (18.76%) Analyst
2 68 (12.76%) Project Manager
3 58 (10.88%) Architect
4 45 (8.44%) Consultant
5 31 (5.82%) Business Analyst
6 26 (4.88%) Developer
7 25 (4.69%) Data Analyst
8 22 (4.13%) IT Manager
9 20 (3.75%) Quality Manager
10 19 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (3.56%) Support Specialist
11 17 (3.19%) Data Manager
11 17 (3.19%) IT Project Manager
11 17 (3.19%) PMO Analyst
12 15 (2.81%) Data Architect
12 15 (2.81%) Programme Manager
13 13 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
13 13 (2.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 13 (2.44%) SAP Architect
13 13 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.63%) Middleware
2 13 (2.44%) .NET
3 9 (1.69%) EDI
3 9 (1.69%) Node.js
4 7 (1.31%) XML
5 6 (1.13%) HTML
6 5 (0.94%) Web Services
7 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.75%) CSS
7 4 (0.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (0.75%) XHTML
8 3 (0.56%) Ajax
8 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.38%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.38%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.38%) BAPI
9 2 (0.38%) ISPF
9 2 (0.38%) jQuery
9 2 (0.38%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (0.38%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.63%) Management Information System
3 43 (8.07%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.50%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.44%) Replication
7 12 (2.25%) Data Integration
8 11 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.69%) NHS
9 9 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
9 9 (1.69%) PMI
10 8 (1.50%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.31%) e-Learning
12 6 (1.13%) Celerra
12 6 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.13%) EMC VMAX
12 6 (1.13%) EMC VNX
12 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.38%) Windows
2 38 (7.13%) Windows Server
3 36 (6.75%) Unix
4 34 (6.38%) AIX
4 34 (6.38%) Solaris
5 9 (1.69%) Linux
6 4 (0.75%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.38%) MVS
7 2 (0.38%) pSOS
7 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.38%) zOS
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (21.01%) Project Management
2 101 (18.95%) Change Management
3 99 (18.57%) QMS
4 98 (18.39%) Data Management
5 87 (16.32%) ITIL
6 83 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (12.95%) PRINCE2
9 65 (12.20%) Data Modelling
10 59 (11.07%) Data Governance
11 54 (10.13%) Risk Management
11 54 (10.13%) Service Delivery
12 50 (9.38%) Change Control
12 50 (9.38%) Release Management
13 47 (8.82%) Incident Management
13 47 (8.82%) Validation
14 46 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (8.44%) Problem Management
16 42 (7.88%) Root Cause Analysis
17 37 (6.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (8.26%) SQL
2 16 (3.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (2.25%) C#
4 8 (1.50%) C
5 7 (1.31%) Java
6 6 (1.13%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.56%) ABAP
7 3 (0.56%) C++
8 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.38%) JCL
8 2 (0.38%) REXX
8 2 (0.38%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.38%) VBA
9 1 (0.19%) Groovy
9 1 (0.19%) Scala
9 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (14.82%) Degree
2 72 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 58 (10.88%) SC Cleared
4 31 (5.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 24 (4.50%) PMI Certification
6 18 (3.38%) ISEB
7 15 (2.81%) PMP
8 14 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.50%) CISA
10 8 (1.50%) CISM
10 8 (1.50%) CISSP
11 7 (1.31%) CCNA
11 7 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.13%) CITP
12 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.94%) CAPM
13 5 (0.94%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (20.26%) Data Quality
2 64 (12.01%) ISO 9001
3 46 (8.63%) SLA
4 35 (6.57%) QA
5 27 (5.07%) Disclosure Scotland
6 16 (3.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.13%) GAMP
7 6 (1.13%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.94%) COBIT
8 5 (0.94%) GxP
9 4 (0.75%) Basel III
9 4 (0.75%) ISAE 3402
9 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.75%) ISO27005
9 4 (0.75%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.38%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (0.75%) Corosync
1 4 (0.75%) Docker
1 4 (0.75%) Squid
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.19%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.19%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.19%) Postfix
3 1 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 6 (1.13%) Perfmon
2 5 (0.94%) Puppet
3 4 (0.75%) Control-M
3 4 (0.75%) Pacemaker
4 3 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.19%) Icinga
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 86 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.32%) SAP
3 54 (10.13%) Oracle
4 51 (9.57%) HP
5 39 (7.32%) ServiceNow
6 34 (6.38%) IBM
7 27 (5.07%) Cisco
8 22 (4.13%) CA
9 16 (3.00%) Informatica
10 9 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 9 (1.69%) Cognos
10 9 (1.69%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.13%) 3PAR
11 6 (1.13%) Brocade
11 6 (1.13%) EMC
11 6 (1.13%) Isilon
12 5 (0.94%) Citrix
12 5 (0.94%) F5
12 5 (0.94%) Meridio
12 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Interserve plc
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago