The table below looks at the statistics for TQM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TQM over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Total Quality Managment (TQM)
Rank 635 646 623
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing TQM 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.007% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £538 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43978 44628 42245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.28% 79.70% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 29175 28724 26404
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 1200 1239
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

TQM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TQM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TQM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TQM within the UK.

TQM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TQM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TQM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

TQM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TQM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TQM within the UK.

TQM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TQM
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TQM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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
England +2 2 £538 -
London 0 1 £725 -
East of England - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £350 -
City of London - 1 £725 -

TQM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TQM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for TQM.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP

TQM
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cost Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase