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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Total Quality Managment (TQM)
UK
Rank 590 - 622
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TQM 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% - 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 2 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 - 9 £388 -
London - 9 £388 -

TQM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 11 (84.62%) Six Sigma
2 9 (69.23%) PMI
2 9 (69.23%) PMI Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CRM
2 9 (69.23%) ISO 9000
3 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (38.46%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) Time Management
8 2 (15.38%) Campaign Management
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) SPSS
9 1 (7.69%) Banking
9 1 (7.69%) Retail
9 1 (7.69%) Data Management
9 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 1 (7.69%) Document Management
9 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Moodle
1 1 (7.69%) MTS
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) CRM Manager
1 9 (69.23%) CRM Project Manager
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 7 (53.85%) Assistant Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Online Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Assistant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Six Sigma
2 9 (69.23%) CRM
3 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
3 8 (61.54%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Campaign Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) Scorecard
7 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) ISO 9000
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Netezza
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Pega
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata