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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Rank - 584 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.023% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4473 4393 4073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.62% 9.44% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2802 2728 2386
Average daily rate £425 £401 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 157 158
Average hourly rate £42.00 £23.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.72% +38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £50.90 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Top 12 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 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/IEC 15504 (SPICE).

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISO26262

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 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/IEC 15504 (SPICE). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (100.00%) ISO26262
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT