The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 50 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.30% 0.52% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.64% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +131.25%
Quality Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 628 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.63% 81.24% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 382 235
Average daily rate £330 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.50% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) MS Access
4 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Star Schema
4 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (60.00%) Data Stewardship
4 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) Analytics
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) MuleSoft
7 2 (20.00%) API Design
7 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
7 2 (20.00%) V-Model
7 2 (20.00%) JBehave
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (70.00%) MS Access
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (20.00%) JBehave
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Head of PMO
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Data Stewardship
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) API Design
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (20.00%) MuleSoft