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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
Rank 651 664 622
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 1 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.020% 0.16% 0.35%
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
5119 5606 5435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.61% 9.69% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3316 3430 3402
Median daily rate £425 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 232 239
Median hourly rate £27.83 £25.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

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 30 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 +12 1 £300 -
England -9 1 £300 -36.84%
Reading - 1 £300 -
Berkshire - 1 £300 -

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL V3
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL V2
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (54.55%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) COBIT
4 6 (54.55%) Service Design
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) ITSM
7 2 (18.18%) CITP
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 2 (18.18%) Release Management
7 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (9.09%) MS Project
8 1 (9.09%) Time Management
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (9.09%) ISACA
8 1 (9.09%) Big Data

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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Service Architect
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) BYOD
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL V3
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL V2
4 6 (54.55%) Service Design
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) ITSM
7 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
7 2 (18.18%) Release Management
7 2 (18.18%) Validation
8 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CITP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) ISACA
3 1 (9.09%) ISSEP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft