The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 60 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QMS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.43% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -
QMS
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 533 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 77.81% 77.70% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 379 261
Average daily rate £370 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £40.50 £28.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £28.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QMS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

QMS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

QMS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

QMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing QMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited QMS.

1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) BS7799
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (28.57%) CLAS
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) HMG Infosec
4 2 (28.57%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing QMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited QMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) CLAS Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CLAS
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) BS7799
2 2 (28.57%) HMG Infosec
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001