The table below looks at the statistics for TQM 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 TQM over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Total Quality Managment (TQM)
Rank - - 142
Contract jobs citing TQM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TQM
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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
2669 3305 2519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.90% 79.56% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 2013 1494
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 128 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

TQM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TQM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TQM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

TQM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West