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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
Rank - 632 639
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 0 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.090% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
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
4907 5527 5291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.78% 10.10% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3190 3389 3397
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £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 193 209 219
Median hourly rate £20.74 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.06% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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 5 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