The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9000 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9000
Rank 206 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.096% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.66% 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £455 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £230 £289
% change year-on-year
+46.19% -20.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 541 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.41% 8.68% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 400 585
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £135.00 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.03% +655.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.85 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £135.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO 9000
London

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9000 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISO 9000
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 9000 across the City of London region.

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ISO 9000
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9000 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ISO 9000
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 across the City of London region.

ISO 9000 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ISO 9000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ISO 9000 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 ISO 9000.

1 5 (62.50%) Quality Management
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) CMMI
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (12.50%) SSADM
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information

ISO 9000
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ISO 9000 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 ISO 9000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Programme Planner
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Quality Management
2 4 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) CMMI
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) SSADM
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Contact Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) APMP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001