The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 20000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 20000 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
Rank 633 656 617
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -39
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 1 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.014% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.020% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Median daily rate £300 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4968 5507 5432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.32% 9.44% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3192 3444 3338
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 215
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £59.74 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

ISO/IEC 20000
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 20000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 20000
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 20000 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 20000
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 20000 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 1 £300 -36.84% 1
South East +8 1 £300 - 1
Reading - 1 £300 -
Berkshire - 1 £300 -

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 20000.

1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (86.36%) Project Management
2 19 (86.36%) ITIL V3
3 17 (77.27%) Finance
4 16 (72.73%) TOGAF
5 15 (68.18%) ITIL V2
6 14 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (63.64%) COBIT
6 14 (63.64%) Service Design
6 14 (63.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 13 (59.09%) Zachman Framework
7 13 (59.09%) Service Delivery
8 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
8 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) Service Management
10 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (18.18%) CCNP
10 4 (18.18%) CCNA
10 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
11 3 (13.64%) Nortel
11 3 (13.64%) LAN
11 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
11 3 (13.64%) WAN
12 2 (9.09%) Cisco
12 2 (9.09%) Microsoft

ISO/IEC 20000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Architect
2 15 (68.18%) Service Architect
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL Service Architect
4 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) BYOD
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (86.36%) ITIL V3
2 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (86.36%) Project Management
3 16 (72.73%) TOGAF
4 15 (68.18%) ITIL V2
5 14 (63.64%) Service Design
5 14 (63.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 14 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (59.09%) Service Delivery
6 13 (59.09%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (27.27%) Service Management
8 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) ITSM
9 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (9.09%) MODAF
9 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
9 2 (9.09%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CITP
5 1 (4.55%) CISA
5 1 (4.55%) CISM
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) ISACA
5 1 (4.55%) ISSEP
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) COBIT
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Nortel
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Genesys
2 2 (9.09%) Meraki
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Siemens
3 1 (4.55%) Polycom