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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
Rank - 639 627
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £400
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%
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
4861 5553 5257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.81% 10.07% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 3425 3386
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 207 214
Median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £21.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +13.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

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 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner