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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TQM over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Total Quality Managment (TQM)
Rank 155 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Contract jobs citing TQM 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.26% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £403 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £19.00
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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
2945 2257 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.84% 72.62% 72.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1179 850
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 120 88
Average hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.50 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

TQM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TQM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

TQM
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 TQM within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire - 1 - -
TQM
England

TQM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing TQM 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 TQM.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EDMS
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) CAPA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

TQM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing TQM 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 TQM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) EDMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) CAPA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft