The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for TQM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TQM over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Total Quality Managment (TQM)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 620 638
Rank change year-on-year +29 +18  
Contract jobs citing TQM 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

TQM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36628 41177 41257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.72% 83.54% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92282 104544 94562
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2775 2674 2752
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £12.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

TQM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing TQM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for TQM in England

TQM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TQM in England

TQM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TQM in England

TQM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TQM within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London +7 3 £375 -48.27%
TQM
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 across the England region with a requirement for TQM.

1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (91.67%) ISO 9000
2 11 (91.67%) PMI
2 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Project Management
4 8 (66.67%) CRM
4 8 (66.67%) Process Improvement
5 7 (58.33%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (25.00%) Time Management
9 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (16.67%) Logistics
10 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (16.67%) Marketing
10 2 (16.67%) Velocity
10 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (16.67%) Change Management
10 2 (16.67%) Electronics
10 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (16.67%) SAP
10 2 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
11 1 (8.33%) XML
11 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

TQM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (66.67%) CRM Manager
2 8 (66.67%) CRM Project Manager
3 6 (50.00%) Assistant Project Manager
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Online Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Project Assistant
6 1 (8.33%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Velocity
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 9 (75.00%) Project Management
3 8 (66.67%) CRM
3 8 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) Logistics
7 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 1 (8.33%) Balanced Scorecard
8 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (8.33%) Data Security
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Netezza
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata