The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank - 170 135
Contract jobs citing QMS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.022% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.027% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -38.20%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2904 3669 2419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.00% 81.99% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 2304 1386
Median daily rate £401 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 141 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.46 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

QMS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region with a requirement for QMS.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA