The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 65 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing QMS 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £405 £380
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 £44.50 £43.55
% change year-on-year
-40.78% +2.18%
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
672 612 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.87% 69.23% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 281 292
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.15 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.03 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QMS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

QMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QMS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

QMS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

QMS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Nokia
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Crossbeam
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Nokia
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Crossbeam