The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management 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 Quality Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 76 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.16% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £413 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +131.25%
Quality Management
Berkshire

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
751 609 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.63% 69.84% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 339 364
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management across the Reading region.

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management.

1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) WFM
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) DOCSIS
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) SunGard
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) TQM
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DOCSIS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 3 (33.33%) CRM Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Process Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) WFM
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) TQM
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Crossbeam
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) SunGard