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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
UK
Rank 591 616 604
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 5 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Median daily rate £463 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £308 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
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
4515 5070 4927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.96% 9.91% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2937 3140 2983
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 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 195 164
Median hourly rate £20.97 £42.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.65% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.90 £61.00 £49.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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 5 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 21 February 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 +27 5 £463 +8.82% 4
South East +19 4 £400 +73.91% 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £400 - 1
London - 1 £525 -

ISO/IEC 20000
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
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