The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9000 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 9000 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO 9000
Rank 537 532 477
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -55
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 36 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.070% 0.092%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.89% 0.88% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 19
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£675 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.19% -29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £289 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £516 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £686 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+99.63% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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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
4027 3868 3177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.09% 7.96% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2426 2338 1854
Average daily rate £400 £411 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.67% -0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 164 151
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £10.65 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -4.05%

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISO 9000 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISO 9000
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Trend in England

ISO 9000
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9000 across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISO 9000
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ISO 9000 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISO 9000
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 25 £698 - 1
London -6 5 £650 +56.53%
South East -31 4 £550 +47.65% 1
East of England +12 1 - -
North West -17 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 2
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ISO 9000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 34 (66.67%) ITIL
1 34 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 27 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (45.10%) UML
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
4 22 (43.14%) Manufacturing
5 21 (41.18%) Information Security
5 21 (41.18%) Change Control
6 20 (39.22%) Retail
7 18 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 18 (35.29%) .NET
8 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (31.37%) SOA
10 15 (29.41%) GIS
10 15 (29.41%) ISEB
11 14 (27.45%) Project Management
11 14 (27.45%) CRM
11 14 (27.45%) C#
11 14 (27.45%) VB
11 14 (27.45%) Web Services
11 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
12 13 (25.49%) Content Management
12 13 (25.49%) CMS
12 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
12 13 (25.49%) Workflow
12 13 (25.49%) SAP
13 9 (17.65%) Finance
14 8 (15.69%) Quality Management
15 6 (11.76%) Risk Management

ISO 9000
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 13 (25.49%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) Lync
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.92%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.96%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Wireless
2 1 (1.96%) ATM
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) SDH
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) WebFOCUS
General
1 22 (43.14%) Manufacturing
2 20 (39.22%) Retail
3 9 (17.65%) Finance
4 6 (11.76%) Banking
5 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.96%) German Language
7 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Architect
2 25 (49.02%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Quality Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Software Architect
7 1 (1.96%) IT Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Management Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Information Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Process Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
1 18 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 14 (27.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) GIS
2 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) PMI
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) RMADS
5 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) ITIL
1 34 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 23 (45.10%) UML
3 21 (41.18%) Information Security
3 21 (41.18%) Change Control
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (31.37%) SOA
6 14 (27.45%) CRM
6 14 (27.45%) Project Management
7 13 (25.49%) Content Management
7 13 (25.49%) Workflow
8 8 (15.69%) Quality Management
9 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (7.84%) Investment Management
11 4 (7.84%) QMS
11 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) C#
1 14 (27.45%) VB
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) ISEB
3 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.92%) CEH
5 2 (3.92%) CISSP
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.80%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.84%) ISO 14001
4 2 (3.92%) SLA
4 2 (3.92%) COBIT
5 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
3 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Dell
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Vermilion
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Veeam