The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 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 9001
Rank - 121 -
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.075% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £399 £376
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.25 £22.36
% change year-on-year
+68.14% +26.32%
ISO 9001
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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
277 269 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.01% 10.14% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 165 115
Average daily rate £375 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £184 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £19.25 £15.77 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.06% +16.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £14.30 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £47.50 £24.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 9001 across the Scotland region.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 across the Scotland region.

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ISO 9001
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (33.33%) Smallworld
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ISO 9001 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 9001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo