The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 123 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 25 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.87% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 10
Median daily rate £310 £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +25.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £450 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £572 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £415 £365
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +13.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £39.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-71.06% +112.00%
Quality Management
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
2474 2420 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.64% 80.27% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1234 1163
Median daily rate £370 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £262 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 64 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £12.93 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Quality Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Renfrewshire -29 16 £320 -45.46%
Edinburgh -12 3 £280 -37.77% 3
Stirling - 2 - -
Glasgow -2 1 - - 2
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management.

1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 14 (34.15%) SharePoint
3 14 (34.15%) HP
4 13 (31.71%) Project Management
5 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
6 11 (26.83%) QMS
6 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) Change Control
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
9 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
9 8 (19.51%) Release Management
9 8 (19.51%) CMDB
10 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) Firewall
11 6 (14.63%) Juniper
11 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
11 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
11 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
11 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
12 5 (12.20%) Document Management
12 5 (12.20%) Time Management
12 5 (12.20%) Network Security
12 5 (12.20%) SLA
12 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
12 5 (12.20%) Management Information System

Quality Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) Jetty
4 2 (4.88%) LiveLink
4 2 (4.88%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) Network Security
3 3 (7.32%) BGP
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) MPLS
3 3 (7.32%) Multicast
3 3 (7.32%) OSPF
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 3 (7.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.88%) MS Access
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) PVCS
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
1 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Change Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) PMO Lead
4 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Perimeter Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) CMDB
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Ontologies
3 4 (9.76%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) CatOS
2 2 (4.88%) CentOS
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Project Management
3 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.83%) QMS
4 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
5 10 (24.39%) Change Control
6 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
7 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
7 8 (19.51%) Release Management
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) Change Management
9 5 (12.20%) Document Management
9 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
9 5 (12.20%) Programme Governance
9 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
9 5 (12.20%) Service Management
9 5 (12.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
1 2 (4.88%) C#
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
1 2 (4.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
3 4 (9.76%) PMP
4 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.88%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Dovecot
1 2 (4.88%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) HP
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
3 6 (14.63%) Juniper
4 3 (7.32%) OpenText
5 2 (4.88%) BT
5 2 (4.88%) Siemens
6 1 (2.44%) Verint