The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4614 4942 4704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.27% 9.56% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2956 3273 2876
Median daily rate £425 £425 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 175 198
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +6.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £12.44 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.20 £43.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) across the England region.

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) Hourly Rate Trend in England