The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9000 over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9000
Rank 556 561 556
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 24 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.018% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.57% 0.24% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 12
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£406 £458 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £435 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £610 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £458 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +30.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £35.50
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4232 3676 4386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.03% 7.33% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2563 2216 2266
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 139 234
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO 9000
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK.

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 9000
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ISO 9000
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK.

ISO 9000 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 9000
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

ISO 9000 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ISO 9000
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 24 £406 -11.29% 6
South East -3 12 £251 -62.81% 1
Surrey +9 7 £360 -46.66%
South West -21 7 £473 +3.16% 5
Somerset -16 5 £473 +3.16% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £177 -
Taunton -22 3 £465 +1.52% 1
Durham - 2 - -
Staines - 2 £343 -
North East - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £355 -
City of London - 1 £650 -
London - 1 £650 -
Malvern - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Dunfermline - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
North West - - - -

ISO 9000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISO 9000 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO 9000.

1 32 (48.48%) QA
2 20 (30.30%) SharePoint
3 18 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 17 (25.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (24.24%) ITIL
6 15 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
7 14 (21.21%) Process Management
8 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
9 12 (18.18%) Asset Management
10 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity
11 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
11 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
11 10 (15.15%) Migration
12 9 (13.64%) Information Security
12 9 (13.64%) Service Management
12 9 (13.64%) Change Management
12 9 (13.64%) ITSM
13 8 (12.12%) Finance
13 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
13 8 (12.12%) NHS
13 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (10.61%) IaaS
14 7 (10.61%) Resource Management
14 7 (10.61%) RMADS
14 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
14 7 (10.61%) Document Management
14 7 (10.61%) SOA
14 7 (10.61%) Project Management

ISO 9000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISO 9000 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO 9000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Project
3 3 (4.55%) MS Office
4 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) DAB
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.52%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (1.52%) DataStage
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (1.52%) WebFOCUS
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
1 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 10 (15.15%) Audit Manager
3 10 (15.15%) Compliance Manager
4 8 (12.12%) Quality Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Risk Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) IT Audit Manager
6 6 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Coordinator
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Lead Security Architect
8 3 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Information Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) XML
2 3 (4.55%) HTML
2 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) NHS
3 7 (10.61%) RMADS
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 16 (24.24%) ITIL
3 15 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 14 (21.21%) Process Management
5 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
6 12 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 10 (15.15%) Migration
8 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
9 9 (13.64%) Change Management
9 9 (13.64%) Service Management
9 9 (13.64%) ITSM
9 9 (13.64%) Information Security
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.61%) Document Management
11 7 (10.61%) Resource Management
11 7 (10.61%) SOA
11 7 (10.61%) Project Management
12 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) MUMPS
2 3 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) CISSP
2 5 (7.58%) CEH
2 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) APMP
4 3 (4.55%) HND
4 3 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (48.48%) QA
2 17 (25.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
4 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
5 4 (6.06%) ISO 14001
6 3 (4.55%) HL7
7 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) InterSystems
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Informatica
2 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (1.52%) Ab Initio
2 1 (1.52%) Mitel
2 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco
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