The first table below looks at the demand for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 131 129 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing QMS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% 0.037% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.052% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £380 £443
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £43.55 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2125 1913 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 70.27% 70.62% 64.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 955 1107
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 92 109
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
QMS
England

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QMS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 1 - - 2
QMS
England

QMS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing QMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited QMS.

1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing QMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited QMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Cumbria
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago