The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 August 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 Aug 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 the South East - - -
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)
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
903 993 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.42% 10.22% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 538 480
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 56 41
Median hourly rate £35.50 £21.55 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.73% +35.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £111.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) Hourly Rate Trend in the South East