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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QMS 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 0
Median daily rate £285 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £48.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year
-53.60% -0.51%
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
1186 605 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.20% 77.27% 74.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 361 276
Median daily rate £330 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.62% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 - 31 £285 - 1
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 23 (74.19%) SLA
3 22 (70.97%) Unix
3 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) AIX
3 22 (70.97%) Solaris
3 22 (70.97%) HP
4 20 (64.52%) Quality Management
4 20 (64.52%) Service Delivery
4 20 (64.52%) Change Management
4 20 (64.52%) Release Management
4 20 (64.52%) Problem Management
4 20 (64.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
6 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
7 16 (51.61%) ISO 9001
8 15 (48.39%) Oracle
8 15 (48.39%) ServiceNow
8 15 (48.39%) Incident Management
8 15 (48.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 15 (48.39%) Disclosure Scotland
8 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
9 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
9 14 (45.16%) WebLogic
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco
10 11 (35.48%) Java
11 10 (32.26%) Sun
12 9 (29.03%) SAN
12 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 9 (29.03%) Degree

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 14 (45.16%) WebLogic
2 7 (22.58%) iPlanet
3 6 (19.35%) MQSeries
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.90%) Tuxedo
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (6.45%) AquaLogic
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
1 9 (29.03%) SAN
2 7 (22.58%) BIG-IP
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.45%) FTP
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) SSH
4 2 (6.45%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (9.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Support Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) DBA
2 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
3 3 (9.68%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Chief Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Production DBA
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) AIX Support
5 1 (3.23%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.23%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Unix Support
5 1 (3.23%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) J2EE
2 7 (22.58%) JSP
3 6 (19.35%) Middleware
4 3 (9.68%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Clustering
3 7 (22.58%) Replication
4 4 (12.90%) HP Storage
4 4 (12.90%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (6.45%) Celerra
5 2 (6.45%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (6.45%) Grid Computing
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) AIX
1 22 (70.97%) Solaris
1 22 (70.97%) Unix
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (64.52%) Change Management
2 20 (64.52%) Problem Management
2 20 (64.52%) Quality Management
2 20 (64.52%) Release Management
2 20 (64.52%) Root Cause Analysis
2 20 (64.52%) Service Delivery
3 15 (48.39%) Incident Management
4 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
4 7 (22.58%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) Six Sigma
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) Security Management
7 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 4 (12.90%) MCDBA
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.45%) HP ASE
6 2 (6.45%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (74.19%) SLA
2 16 (51.61%) ISO 9001
3 15 (48.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (22.58%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (22.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Perfmon
3 3 (9.68%) OpenView
4 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) HP
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) ServiceNow
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 10 (32.26%) Sun
6 7 (22.58%) BEA
6 7 (22.58%) F5
6 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
6 7 (22.58%) VMware
7 5 (16.13%) CA
8 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.90%) EMC
8 4 (12.90%) Meridio
9 3 (9.68%) Cognos
9 3 (9.68%) IBM
9 3 (9.68%) Opsware
10 2 (6.45%) Juniper
10 2 (6.45%) NetApp
10 2 (6.45%) Veritas