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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 386 392 337
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -55
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 204 197 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 112 104
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£444 £416 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -4.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £532 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Average hourly rate £34.83 £26.63 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.79% -3.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £14.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £65.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £20.63 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+58.30% -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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -12 73 £450 - 18
South East +15 59 £450 +19.04% 24
North West -12 19 £350 -31.03% 10
East Midlands +15 15 £390 -17.89%
West Midlands -12 14 £441 +20.89% 5
East of England +20 8 £233 -48.33% 6
South West -1 7 £360 -12.72% 10
Yorkshire -22 3 £250 -41.17% 9
South Coast 0 1 £400 -15.78%
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 110 (29.02%) Finance
2 99 (26.12%) Project Management
3 60 (15.83%) QMS
4 58 (15.30%) QA
5 56 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (14.78%) SAP
6 55 (14.51%) Microsoft
7 49 (12.93%) MS Excel
8 48 (12.66%) Data Quality
9 47 (12.40%) MS Office
10 45 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (11.35%) PRINCE2
13 41 (10.82%) SQL
13 41 (10.82%) Risk Management
14 40 (10.55%) Change Management
15 39 (10.29%) Change Control
16 37 (9.76%) Telecoms
17 36 (9.50%) Data Governance
18 35 (9.23%) Oracle
19 34 (8.97%) Degree
20 33 (8.71%) Data Management
21 30 (7.92%) ITIL
22 29 (7.65%) Management Information System
22 29 (7.65%) Business Analysis
23 28 (7.39%) SQL Server
24 26 (6.86%) Validation
25 25 (6.60%) MS Project
25 25 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
26 24 (6.33%) Retail

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (5.54%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.58%) Confluence
5 5 (1.32%) WorkSite
6 4 (1.06%) CMS
6 4 (1.06%) SAS
7 3 (0.79%) GroupWise
7 3 (0.79%) Lync
8 2 (0.53%) FileNet
8 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.53%) IIS
8 2 (0.53%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 49 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 47 (12.40%) MS Office
3 25 (6.60%) MS Project
4 23 (6.07%) MS Visio
5 22 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.53%) SPSS
7 1 (0.26%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.64%) SAP QM
2 8 (2.11%) Oracle TCA
3 6 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.58%) SAP PLM
4 5 (1.32%) SAP MDM
4 5 (1.32%) SAP EWM
5 4 (1.06%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.06%) Primavera
6 2 (0.53%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.53%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.53%) Magento
6 2 (0.53%) HFM
6 2 (0.53%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.53%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.26%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.26%) TrackWise
7 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.26%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.11%) MPLS
2 7 (1.85%) VPN
2 7 (1.85%) WAN
2 7 (1.85%) LAN
2 7 (1.85%) Firewall
3 6 (1.58%) Internet
4 5 (1.32%) 4G
5 4 (1.06%) H.323
5 4 (1.06%) Network Security
5 4 (1.06%) Cisco ICM
6 3 (0.79%) SAN
6 3 (0.79%) DAB
7 2 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.53%) 2G
7 2 (0.53%) 3G
7 2 (0.53%) SDH
7 2 (0.53%) VoIP
7 2 (0.53%) Intranet
7 2 (0.53%) GSM
8 1 (0.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.58%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.32%) TKPROF
7 5 (1.32%) Big Data
7 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.06%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (0.79%) OLAP
9 3 (0.79%) MS Access
9 3 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.06%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.79%) Subversion
3 3 (0.79%) PVCS
4 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.53%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.53%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 110 (29.02%) Finance
2 37 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.33%) Retail
4 22 (5.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 18 (4.75%) Legal
6 16 (4.22%) Banking
7 15 (3.96%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.58%) Marketing
9 5 (1.32%) German Language
10 4 (1.06%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.79%) Automotive
11 3 (0.79%) Front Office
12 2 (0.53%) Back Office
12 2 (0.53%) Games
12 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.53%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Publishing
13 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (19.53%) Analyst
2 66 (17.41%) Project Manager
3 53 (13.98%) Consultant
4 34 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 31 (8.18%) Data Analyst
6 25 (6.60%) SAP Consultant
7 16 (4.22%) Architect
7 16 (4.22%) Developer
7 16 (4.22%) Quality Manager
8 13 (3.43%) Data Manager
9 10 (2.64%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 10 (2.64%) Business Manager
10 9 (2.37%) Quality Analyst
10 9 (2.37%) SAP QM Consultant
11 8 (2.11%) Governance Analyst
11 8 (2.11%) Coordinator
11 8 (2.11%) Data Quality Analyst
11 8 (2.11%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.11%) Oracle Consultant
12 7 (1.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.85%) .NET
2 5 (1.32%) XML
2 5 (1.32%) HTML
2 5 (1.32%) Flash
3 4 (1.06%) Middleware
3 4 (1.06%) VXML
3 4 (1.06%) Web Services
4 3 (0.79%) SAP ALE
4 3 (0.79%) SAP PI
4 3 (0.79%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (0.79%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (0.79%) BAPI
4 3 (0.79%) WinForms
5 2 (0.53%) ActiveX
5 2 (0.53%) ADO
5 2 (0.53%) CSS
5 2 (0.53%) DHTML
5 2 (0.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.53%) Velocity
5 2 (0.53%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.22%) Data Integration
4 15 (3.96%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.90%) NHS
6 9 (2.37%) LIMS
7 8 (2.11%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.58%) iSeries
8 6 (1.58%) Statistics
9 5 (1.32%) FMCG
10 4 (1.06%) User Experience
10 4 (1.06%) PMI
10 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.79%) SCADA
12 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.53%) AS400
12 2 (0.53%) Equities
12 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.07%) Windows
2 8 (2.11%) UNIX
3 7 (1.85%) Solaris
3 7 (1.85%) Linux
4 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.79%) NetWare
5 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.53%) AIX
5 2 (0.53%) HPUX
5 2 (0.53%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (26.12%) Project Management
2 60 (15.83%) QMS
3 56 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (11.35%) PRINCE2
6 41 (10.82%) Risk Management
7 40 (10.55%) Change Management
8 39 (10.29%) Change Control
9 36 (9.50%) Data Governance
10 33 (8.71%) Data Management
11 30 (7.92%) ITIL
12 29 (7.65%) Business Analysis
13 26 (6.86%) Validation
14 25 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (6.33%) Data Analysis
15 24 (6.33%) Migration
16 23 (6.07%) Project Planning
17 22 (5.80%) Data Modelling
18 21 (5.54%) Programme Management
18 21 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.82%) SQL
2 10 (2.64%) C
2 10 (2.64%) C#
3 6 (1.58%) VBA
4 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.32%) ABAP
5 4 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.79%) PHP
6 3 (0.79%) VB
6 3 (0.79%) SAPscript
6 3 (0.79%) MATLAB
6 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.53%) Ada
7 2 (0.53%) VBScript
7 2 (0.53%) Java
7 2 (0.53%) C++
7 2 (0.53%) VB6
8 1 (0.26%) Ruby
8 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (8.97%) Degree
2 24 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.37%) PMP
5 9 (2.37%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.79%) HNC
7 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.79%) CCNP
7 3 (0.79%) CCIP
8 2 (0.53%) APMP
8 2 (0.53%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) MOS
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (15.30%) QA
2 48 (12.66%) Data Quality
3 17 (4.49%) Solvency II
4 16 (4.22%) SLA
5 15 (3.96%) GMP
6 13 (3.43%) GxP
7 12 (3.17%) GAMP
7 12 (3.17%) ISO 9001
8 7 (1.85%) ISO 9000
8 7 (1.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 7 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (1.58%) COBIT
10 5 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.53%) Basel III
11 2 (0.53%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.53%) Basel II
12 1 (0.26%) HL7
12 1 (0.26%) BS25999
12 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.32%) XenServer
3 5 (1.32%) vSphere
4 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.26%) Firmware
5 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.06%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 56 (14.78%) SAP
2 55 (14.51%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.23%) Oracle
4 17 (4.49%) HP
5 10 (2.64%) IBM
6 7 (1.85%) DataFlux
6 7 (1.85%) Cisco
7 6 (1.58%) VMware
7 6 (1.58%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.58%) Planview
8 5 (1.32%) Novell
9 4 (1.06%) Verint
9 4 (1.06%) BMC
9 4 (1.06%) Citrix
10 3 (0.79%) Informatica
10 3 (0.79%) Siemens
10 3 (0.79%) NCR
10 3 (0.79%) Nokia
10 3 (0.79%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.79%) EMC
West Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Thomson Reuters
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 equivalent Pro-rata (Depending on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 27 days ago