The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for QMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Quality Management System (QMS)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing QMS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £506
% change year-on-year +8.10% -26.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £44.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -0.56% -26.66%  

QMS 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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 302 406 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.04% 83.03% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 204 154
Median daily rate £375 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

QMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing QMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for QMS in Nottingham

QMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QMS in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QMS 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for QMS.

1 6 (85.71%) SLA
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
3 4 (57.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) JSP 440
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) BEA
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) iPlanet
3 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows

QMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (57.14%) iPlanet
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Q-Pulse
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Chief Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) HP Storage
1 3 (42.86%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) AIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (14.29%) CAPA
5 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) JSP 440
3 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (28.57%) OpenView
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
1 4 (57.14%) BEA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
1 4 (57.14%) F5
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Sun
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) BMC
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Opsware
3 2 (28.57%) Qualys
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) SAP