The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 106 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing QMS 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.64% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £303 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +96.42%
QMS
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1195 797 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.69% 81.16% 80.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 506 475
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 25
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.30 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.22% -28.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing QMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QMS across the North East region.

QMS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

QMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QMS across the North East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

QMS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QMS across the North East region.

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

QMS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Tyne and Wear -33 9 £350 +15.70%
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QMS 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 North East region with a requirement for QMS.

1 44 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 35 (79.55%) Service Delivery
2 35 (79.55%) Change Management
2 35 (79.55%) Problem Management
2 35 (79.55%) Release Management
2 35 (79.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 34 (77.27%) Unix
3 34 (77.27%) Windows
3 34 (77.27%) AIX
3 34 (77.27%) Solaris
4 33 (75.00%) Quality Management
5 31 (70.45%) HP
6 25 (56.82%) Oracle
7 24 (54.55%) SLA
7 24 (54.55%) ISO 9001
7 24 (54.55%) ServiceNow
7 24 (54.55%) Incident Management
8 23 (52.27%) WebLogic
9 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
10 18 (40.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 18 (40.91%) Disclosure Scotland
10 18 (40.91%) Middleware
11 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
11 16 (36.36%) Degree
12 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
13 14 (31.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (31.82%) SOA
13 14 (31.82%) CA

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 23 (52.27%) WebLogic
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (25.00%) Tuxedo
3 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (20.45%) AquaLogic
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) SSL
2 5 (11.36%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (11.36%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Support Specialist
2 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Unix Support
4 7 (15.91%) Middleware Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Unix Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) AIX Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Solaris Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) AIX Support
6 5 (11.36%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) EMC Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) HP Storage Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) Perimeter Security Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Middleware
2 11 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (20.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Replication
3 5 (11.36%) Celerra
3 5 (11.36%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (11.36%) EMC VNX
3 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (11.36%) HP StoreVirtual
4 4 (9.09%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) AIX
1 34 (77.27%) Solaris
1 34 (77.27%) Unix
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
1 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
2 11 (25.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (79.55%) Change Management
2 35 (79.55%) Problem Management
2 35 (79.55%) Release Management
2 35 (79.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 35 (79.55%) Service Delivery
3 33 (75.00%) Quality Management
4 24 (54.55%) Incident Management
5 14 (31.82%) SOA
6 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (25.00%) Security Management
7 4 (9.09%) Change Control
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.55%) Disk Encryption
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Coaching
10 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) C
2 9 (20.45%) C++
2 9 (20.45%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.91%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (36.36%) Degree
4 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) HP ASE
5 2 (4.55%) HPE ATP
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (54.55%) ISO 9001
1 24 (54.55%) SLA
2 18 (40.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 31 (70.45%) HP
3 25 (56.82%) Oracle
4 24 (54.55%) ServiceNow
5 14 (31.82%) CA
6 11 (25.00%) IBM
7 9 (20.45%) Axway
7 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
7 9 (20.45%) Sun
8 8 (18.18%) Cisco
9 5 (11.36%) 3PAR
9 5 (11.36%) Brocade
9 5 (11.36%) EMC
9 5 (11.36%) Isilon
10 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
11 3 (6.82%) Juniper
12 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
12 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
12 1 (2.27%) Meridio