The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management 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 Quality Management over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 70 79 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 40 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.10% 0.68% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 0.82% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £344 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +129.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £405 £392
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £42.75 £31.63
% change year-on-year
-41.52% +35.17%
Quality Management
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
1061 851 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 82.31% 82.14% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 538 287
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 31 29
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.74% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.34 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Quality Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +6 39 £275 +37.50%
Durham +7 1 - -
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management.

1 51 (65.38%) ITIL
2 47 (60.26%) QMS
3 46 (58.97%) HP
3 46 (58.97%) Change Management
4 42 (53.85%) Problem Management
5 41 (52.56%) Service Delivery
6 40 (51.28%) Release Management
6 40 (51.28%) Incident Management
6 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
6 40 (51.28%) SLA
7 39 (50.00%) ISO 9001
7 39 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 39 (50.00%) ServiceNow
8 33 (42.31%) Windows Server
8 33 (42.31%) Unix
8 33 (42.31%) Windows
8 33 (42.31%) AIX
8 33 (42.31%) Solaris
9 28 (35.90%) Security Cleared
9 28 (35.90%) BPSS Clearance
10 26 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
11 25 (32.05%) SC Cleared
12 22 (28.21%) Degree
12 22 (28.21%) Computer Science
12 22 (28.21%) CA
13 21 (26.92%) Oracle
14 20 (25.64%) SOA
14 20 (25.64%) WebLogic
15 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (20.51%) Data Management

Quality Management
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 20 (25.64%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Internet
2 6 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (7.69%) SAN
3 4 (5.13%) Firewall
4 2 (2.56%) FTP
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 6 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Support Specialist
2 12 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Node.js Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Unix Support
6 7 (8.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Middleware Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) AIX Support
7 6 (7.69%) DBA
7 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 6 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Unix Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.41%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Solaris Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Middleware
1 9 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (3.85%) Ajax
2 3 (3.85%) CSS
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
2 3 (3.85%) XHTML
2 3 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.67%) Replication
4 6 (7.69%) Celerra
4 6 (7.69%) Clustering
4 6 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
5 5 (6.41%) HP Storage
6 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.28%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.28%) CMDB
8 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) AIX
1 33 (42.31%) Solaris
1 33 (42.31%) Unix
1 33 (42.31%) Windows
1 33 (42.31%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.56%) MVS
2 2 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) ITIL
2 47 (60.26%) QMS
3 46 (58.97%) Change Management
4 42 (53.85%) Problem Management
5 41 (52.56%) Service Delivery
6 40 (51.28%) Incident Management
6 40 (51.28%) Release Management
7 39 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (25.64%) SOA
9 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (20.51%) Data Management
10 15 (19.23%) BDD
10 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 15 (19.23%) TDD
10 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
11 14 (17.95%) Coaching
12 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (15.38%) Microservices
12 12 (15.38%) Regression Testing
13 10 (12.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.69%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.56%) JCL
3 2 (2.56%) REXX
4 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) BPSS Clearance
1 28 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.05%) SC Cleared
3 22 (28.21%) Degree
4 5 (6.41%) MCDBA
4 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.13%) HP ASE
5 4 (5.13%) HPE ATP
6 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.85%) PMP
7 1 (1.28%) CAPM
7 1 (1.28%) CCNP
7 1 (1.28%) CCSA
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (51.28%) SLA
2 39 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 26 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Perfmon
2 2 (2.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) HP
2 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 39 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 22 (28.21%) CA
5 21 (26.92%) Oracle
6 9 (11.54%) Cisco
7 6 (7.69%) 3PAR
7 6 (7.69%) Brocade
7 6 (7.69%) EMC
7 6 (7.69%) Isilon
8 5 (6.41%) Meridio
9 3 (3.85%) SAP
10 2 (2.56%) BMC
10 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.56%) IBM
10 2 (2.56%) Juniper
11 1 (1.28%) Avaya
11 1 (1.28%) Genesys
11 1 (1.28%) Verint