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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
Rank 625 625 612
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 22 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.44% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 8
Median daily rate £583 £385 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.29% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £519 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £385 £240
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +60.41%
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
4983 5079 5017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.96% 9.09% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3166 3113 3037
Median daily rate £425 £405 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 166 224
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

ISO/IEC 20000 Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 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 4 May 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 -11 21 £583 +51.29% 4
London -3 11 £648 +59.38% 1
South West - 5 £375 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £375 -
East Midlands +11 3 £425 +10.38%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £425 -
City of London +40 1 - -
South East -8 1 £600 +55.84% 1
West Midlands - 1 £550 - 1
Westminster - 1 £600 -
Reading - 1 £600 -
Derby - 1 £425 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £425 -
Derbyshire - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £600 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £550 - 1

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (76.00%) Project Management
3 18 (72.00%) ITIL V3
4 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
5 16 (64.00%) Finance
6 15 (60.00%) TOGAF
7 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
8 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (44.00%) ITIL V2
9 11 (44.00%) COBIT
10 10 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
10 10 (40.00%) Service Design
11 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (32.00%) Service Management
12 6 (24.00%) CCNP
12 6 (24.00%) CCNA
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (20.00%) IP Telephony
13 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (20.00%) Nortel
13 5 (20.00%) LAN
13 5 (20.00%) WAN
13 5 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
14 4 (16.00%) Contingency Planning
14 4 (16.00%) Meraki
14 4 (16.00%) WLAN
14 4 (16.00%) MS Excel

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 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 4 (16.00%) WLAN
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
2 12 (48.00%) Service Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Process Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Service Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (76.00%) Project Management
3 18 (72.00%) ITIL V3
4 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
5 15 (60.00%) TOGAF
6 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
7 11 (44.00%) ITIL V2
8 10 (40.00%) Service Design
8 10 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (32.00%) Service Management
10 5 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (16.00%) Contingency Planning
11 4 (16.00%) MODAF
11 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
11 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
11 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
12 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
13 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
13 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
13 1 (4.00%) Logical Data Model
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) CITP
5 1 (4.00%) ISACA
5 1 (4.00%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) COBIT
2 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Nortel
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Genesys
2 4 (16.00%) Meraki
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Siemens
3 3 (12.00%) Polycom