The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management 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 Quality Management over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management
Rank 221 223 205
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing Quality Management 39 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.50% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.64% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 28
Median daily rate £360 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £253 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £420 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.75 £12.70 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.00% -71.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £42.75 £31.63
% change year-on-year
-41.52% +35.17%
Quality Management
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
7092 7715 7102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.65% 79.43% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4331 4720 3983
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 255 266
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Quality Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Quality Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Quality Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Quality Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Quality Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Quality Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Berkshire +2 12 £438 +34.61%
Hampshire +6 11 £220 -41.33% 2
Surrey 0 8 £374 +1.01% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £320 +23.19%
Buckinghamshire +11 2 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 19 (27.54%) Project Management
2 15 (21.74%) Change Management
3 14 (20.29%) Finance
3 14 (20.29%) ITIL
3 14 (20.29%) QMS
4 13 (18.84%) Degree
4 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) MS Office
4 13 (18.84%) ISO 9001
4 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
5 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 12 (17.39%) Validation
6 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
7 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
7 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (14.49%) Data Quality
7 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
8 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
9 8 (11.59%) Cisco
10 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.14%) Linux
10 7 (10.14%) SAP
10 7 (10.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (10.14%) PMP
10 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
11 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.70%) Service Management
11 6 (8.70%) Windows

Quality Management
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 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) nginx
2 2 (2.90%) SAS
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.45%) Jetty
3 1 (1.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Office
2 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.25%) MS Project
4 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.45%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) DMZ
3 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.90%) IPsec
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) MPLS
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) VLAN
3 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 1 (1.45%) ATM
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Big Data
2 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) DataStage
4 1 (1.45%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) OLAP
4 1 (1.45%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.45%) Gradle
4 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) LSMW
4 1 (1.45%) NUnit
4 1 (1.45%) PVCS
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.35%) Billing
5 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.90%) Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 5 (7.25%) Architect
3 5 (7.25%) Consultant
3 5 (7.25%) IT Manager
3 5 (7.25%) Quality Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Developer
4 4 (5.80%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Integration Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Risk Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Security Architect
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (2.90%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) J2EE
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) JSR 168
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) Servlets
4 1 (1.45%) Spring
4 1 (1.45%) Struts
4 1 (1.45%) Velocity
4 1 (1.45%) VXML
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) XHTML
4 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.25%) Smart Meter
3 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) PKI
4 2 (2.90%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.45%) BYOD
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.45%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Project Management
2 15 (21.74%) Change Management
3 14 (20.29%) ITIL
3 14 (20.29%) QMS
4 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
5 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 12 (17.39%) Validation
6 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.70%) Change Control
7 6 (8.70%) Release Management
7 6 (8.70%) Service Management
8 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.25%) CRM
8 5 (7.25%) Data Management
8 5 (7.25%) Internal Audit
8 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.80%) Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) C
1 4 (5.80%) C#
2 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.90%) C++
3 2 (2.90%) Java
3 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.45%) Groovy
4 1 (1.45%) Scala
4 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
4 7 (10.14%) PMP
5 6 (8.70%) CITP
6 2 (2.90%) CAPM
6 2 (2.90%) CISA
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.90%) CISM
6 2 (2.90%) CISSP
6 2 (2.90%) IISP
6 2 (2.90%) IRCA
6 2 (2.90%) ISEB
7 1 (1.45%) CLAS
7 1 (1.45%) HNC
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) ISO 9001
2 10 (14.49%) Data Quality
3 5 (7.25%) GAMP
3 5 (7.25%) QA
4 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.90%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.90%) ISO27005
5 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.90%) SLA
6 1 (1.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (1.45%) EFQM
6 1 (1.45%) GMP
6 1 (1.45%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Corosync
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.45%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.45%) Postfix
2 1 (1.45%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (1.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.45%) Icinga
2 1 (1.45%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Cisco
3 7 (10.14%) SAP
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle
5 4 (5.80%) IBM
6 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 2 (2.90%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.90%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.90%) Cognos
7 2 (2.90%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.90%) Qualys
7 2 (2.90%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.45%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.45%) Planview
8 1 (1.45%) Serena