The first table below looks at the demand for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 26 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.19% 0.50% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.68% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £410 £450 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £450 £457
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -15.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 147 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.59% 73.87% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 83 123
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £570 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Quality Management
South East

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) SAP QM
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (20.00%) GMP
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com