The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 116 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing QMS 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.070% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.088% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £353 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +15.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £386
% change year-on-year
- -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +96.42%
QMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1611 2263 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.39% 79.40% 77.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 1193 1228
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

QMS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen -6 4 - -
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
QMS
UK

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for QMS.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) CMDB
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Fault Management
3 2 (33.33%) CatOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) Multicast
2 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Product Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Celerra
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Fault Management
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCSP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Isilon