The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS 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 System (QMS)
Rank 269 256 233
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Contract jobs citing QMS 2 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £48.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year
-53.60% -0.51%
QMS
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

QMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

QMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

QMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the South East 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
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for QMS.

1 8 (72.73%) Quality Management
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Document Management
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
7 1 (9.09%) Qualys
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) Security Testing

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Chief Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Migration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Auditor
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Research Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Validation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Quality Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) IISP
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (9.09%) GMP
1 1 (9.09%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO27005
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Qualys
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Tripwire