The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 70 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.44% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £625 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
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
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
590 248 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.41% 76.31% 78.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 163 131
Average daily rate £410 £425 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +42.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 20
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.82 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.05 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £21.82 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) zOS
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (40.00%) CA
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 2 (20.00%) WFM
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (20.00%) Verint

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) zOS
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
2 3 (30.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) WFM
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GPG13
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) WAI
1 1 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) CA
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Genesys
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Verint
4 1 (10.00%) BT