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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
Rank 654 645 620
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 1 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.020% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 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
5125 5530 5427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.55% 9.67% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3382 3382
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 236 242
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +25.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

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 26 September 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
South East +15 1 £300 -
England +4 1 £300 -36.84% 1
Reading - 1 £300 -
Berkshire - 1 £300 -

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 18 (85.71%) Project Management
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 17 (80.95%) Finance
4 15 (71.43%) ITIL V2
4 15 (71.43%) TOGAF
5 14 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (66.67%) COBIT
5 14 (66.67%) Service Design
5 14 (66.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 13 (61.90%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
8 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
8 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Service Management
10 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
11 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 3 (14.29%) CCNP
11 3 (14.29%) CCNA
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (9.52%) Nortel
12 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 2 (9.52%) LAN
12 2 (9.52%) WAN
12 2 (9.52%) MS Project
12 2 (9.52%) 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 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Architect
1 15 (71.43%) Service Architect
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) BYOD
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL V3
2 18 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 18 (85.71%) Project Management
3 15 (71.43%) ITIL V2
3 15 (71.43%) TOGAF
4 14 (66.67%) Service Design
4 14 (66.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 14 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (61.90%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) Service Management
8 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) ITSM
9 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
9 2 (9.52%) Release Management
9 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (9.52%) Validation
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CITP
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) ISACA
4 1 (4.76%) ISSEP
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) COBIT
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Nortel
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Genesys
2 1 (4.76%) Meraki
2 1 (4.76%) Polycom
2 1 (4.76%) Siemens