The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9000 over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9000
Rank 608 648 615
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -33
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 12 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.016% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.16% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £436 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £660 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £47.50

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
4838 5582 5313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.78% 10.08% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3149 3432 3420
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 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 211 226
Median hourly rate £20.99 £25.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.06% +12.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ISO 9000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 12 £425 -15.00% 4
East of England - 4 - -
South West +13 3 £275 -
London -10 3 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £275 -
Gloucester - 3 £275 -
Essex - 2 - -
South East +24 1 £625 - 2
North West - 1 £375 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £625 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

ISO 9000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 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 9000.

1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
3 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (32.14%) Programme Management
5 8 (28.57%) CMMI
5 8 (28.57%) Data Management
6 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (21.43%) MCP
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (21.43%) Six Sigma
7 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 6 (21.43%) QA
7 6 (21.43%) CMDB
7 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
7 6 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
7 6 (21.43%) Def Stans
8 5 (17.86%) Degree
8 5 (17.86%) Test Management
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Quality Management
9 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
10 3 (10.71%) Subversion

ISO 9000
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
3 9 (32.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects XI
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
1 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Configuration Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Test Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Testing Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Analogue Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) CMDB
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Programme Management
3 8 (28.57%) CMMI
3 8 (28.57%) Data Management
4 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Six Sigma
5 5 (17.86%) Test Management
6 4 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
1 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) MCP
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
5 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 3 (10.71%) ISEB
7 1 (3.57%) CEH
7 1 (3.57%) CISSP
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (3.57%) PhD
7 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Def Stans
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) Basel II
3 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.57%) RMADS
3 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Teradata
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Cadence
4 1 (3.57%) SAP