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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 124 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 27 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.93% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.59% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 10
Median daily rate £320 £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +25.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £450 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £546 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £47.71 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-52.84% +88.95%
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
2403 2385 2008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.86% 79.74% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1267 1129
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 63 36
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 May 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 May 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 -27 14 £320 -45.46%
Edinburgh -6 5 £276 -38.77% 1
Glasgow +1 4 £700 - 1
Stirling - 2 - -
Quality Management
UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
3 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 14 (29.79%) HP
4 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (25.53%) Data Analysis
5 12 (25.53%) Change Control
6 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (23.40%) QMS
6 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
6 11 (23.40%) Risk Management
7 9 (19.15%) Cisco
7 9 (19.15%) MS Access
7 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (19.15%) SQL
8 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
8 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
8 8 (17.02%) CMDB
8 8 (17.02%) Release Management
9 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
9 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.77%) Change Management
10 6 (12.77%) Firewall
10 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
10 6 (12.77%) Star Schema
10 6 (12.77%) Juniper
10 6 (12.77%) MicroStrategy

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 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Alfresco
3 3 (6.38%) SAS
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Jetty
4 2 (4.26%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) Network Security
3 3 (6.38%) BGP
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) MPLS
3 3 (6.38%) Multicast
3 3 (6.38%) OSPF
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (19.15%) MS Access
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) Star Schema
3 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) PVCS
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Change Manager
3 6 (12.77%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Information Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Perimeter Security Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) CMDB
2 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Ontologies
4 4 (8.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) CatOS
2 2 (4.26%) CentOS
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (25.53%) Change Control
4 12 (25.53%) Data Analysis
5 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (23.40%) QMS
5 11 (23.40%) Risk Management
6 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.02%) Release Management
8 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Analytics
9 6 (12.77%) Change Management
9 6 (12.77%) Data Stewardship
9 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
9 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
10 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
10 5 (10.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.38%) VBA
4 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.51%) PMP
4 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.26%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Dovecot
1 2 (4.26%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) HP
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.77%) Juniper
3 6 (12.77%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.38%) OpenText
5 2 (4.26%) BT
5 2 (4.26%) Siemens
6 1 (2.13%) Verint