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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
England / North East
Rank 78 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.28% 0.56% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.68% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £400 £650 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £416
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +35.13%

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
810 735 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 86.45% 82.68% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 473 322
Median daily rate £375 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £46.90 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -16 12 £400 -36.00% 2
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 27 (55.10%) ITIL
2 25 (51.02%) HP
3 24 (48.98%) Problem Management
4 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
4 22 (44.90%) Incident Management
5 21 (42.86%) Unix
6 20 (40.82%) Windows
6 20 (40.82%) Change Management
7 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
8 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
8 17 (34.69%) Change Control
8 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (32.65%) QMS
10 15 (30.61%) SLA
10 15 (30.61%) Java
11 14 (28.57%) AIX
11 14 (28.57%) Solaris
11 14 (28.57%) Linux
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
12 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
13 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
13 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.45%) Perl
13 11 (22.45%) SQL
13 11 (22.45%) VB
13 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (20.41%) ServiceNow
14 10 (20.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (20.41%) Disclosure Scotland
14 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP

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 7 (14.29%) nginx
1 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.24%) Confluence
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.37%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) Network Security
4 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.04%) SNMP
5 1 (2.04%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 7 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 7 (14.29%) NetBeans
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Configuration Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Configuration Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Software Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Unix Support
5 3 (6.12%) Unix Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Product Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) CSS
1 9 (18.37%) HTML
1 9 (18.37%) Node.js
1 9 (18.37%) XML
2 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (14.29%) D3.js
3 7 (14.29%) jQuery
3 7 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (6.12%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (10.20%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Celerra
4 3 (6.12%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (6.12%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.12%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Unix
2 20 (40.82%) Windows
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
4 14 (28.57%) AIX
4 14 (28.57%) Linux
4 14 (28.57%) Solaris
5 5 (10.20%) zOS
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) ITIL
2 24 (48.98%) Problem Management
3 22 (44.90%) Incident Management
4 20 (40.82%) Change Management
5 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (34.69%) Change Control
6 16 (32.65%) QMS
7 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.37%) BDD
8 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (18.37%) Data Management
8 9 (18.37%) Extreme Programming
8 9 (18.37%) Pair Programming
8 9 (18.37%) Release Management
8 9 (18.37%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
8 9 (18.37%) TDD
8 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
8 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) Perl
2 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) VB6
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (8.16%) Degree
6 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) CAPM
7 1 (2.04%) CCNP
7 1 (2.04%) CCSA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.04%) HPE ATP
7 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
2 10 (20.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (18.37%) ISO 9001
4 3 (6.12%) QA
5 1 (2.04%) WAI
5 1 (2.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (10.20%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.08%) Control-M
3 2 (4.08%) MOM
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) HP
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) ServiceNow
4 8 (16.33%) CA
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (10.20%) IBM
7 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle
8 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.12%) Brocade
8 3 (6.12%) EMC
8 3 (6.12%) Isilon
8 3 (6.12%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.04%) Fortinet