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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
UK
Rank 587 614 582
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.008% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.092% 0.077% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £525 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £390 £400
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
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
4359 5186 4745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.75% 10.19% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2827 3186 2939
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 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 205 176
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.88% +78.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £14.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £60.98 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

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 3 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +41 4 £525 - 4
South East +23 3 - - 1
London +17 1 £525 -

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) CMDB
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Validation

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA