The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9001 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 9001 over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 397 432 398
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -34
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 195 124 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.41% 3.43% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 72 103
Average daily rate £398 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £189 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 21
Average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% +111.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £28.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.60% +121.15%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4418 3618 4537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.57% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2673 2123 2474
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 152 240
Average hourly rate £18.61 £19.00 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% +12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -5.63%

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK.

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ISO 9001
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 9001 within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +37 191 £391 -6.34% 135
London -25 67 £400 -8.57% 35
City of London +6 55 £400 -15.78% 25
South West +5 45 £405 +30.22% 12
South East +13 38 £315 +9.56% 51
Devon +11 19 £425 +36.65% 1
Hampshire +7 17 £300 +14.28% 32
Berkshire - 17 £400 - 7
East Midlands -12 16 £350 - 6
Southampton +2 13 £315 +40.00% 12
North West -6 13 £375 +134.37% 9
Leicester -13 11 £350 - 1
Leicestershire -17 11 £350 - 1
Somerset - 11 £398 -
Wiltshire -13 8 £300 -7.69% 3
Swindon -13 6 £300 -7.69%
Plymouth - 6 £288 - 1
Manchester -6 5 £375 +134.37% 2
Cumbria - 5 £375 - 1
East of England -32 4 £240 -42.85% 12
North East - 4 £299 -
Reading - 4 £245 - 2
Hertfordshire -6 3 £240 - 7
Warwickshire -7 3 - -
Bristol -13 3 - - 3
West Midlands -22 3 - -
Dorset -4 2 £1,000 +334.78% 4
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £345 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 90 (27.44%) Microsoft
2 88 (26.83%) Finance
3 81 (24.70%) ITIL
4 80 (24.39%) Banking
5 73 (22.26%) SQL
6 69 (21.04%) ISO 14001
6 69 (21.04%) SharePoint
7 59 (17.99%) Summit
8 55 (16.77%) Security Cleared
8 55 (16.77%) MS Excel
9 54 (16.46%) MS Office
10 49 (14.94%) Windows
11 46 (14.02%) SQL Server
12 44 (13.41%) SC Cleared
13 42 (12.80%) C
14 35 (10.67%) PRINCE2
15 33 (10.06%) .NET
15 33 (10.06%) Oracle
15 33 (10.06%) Kindle
16 30 (9.15%) Degree
16 30 (9.15%) MS PowerPoint
17 28 (8.54%) Business Analysis
18 27 (8.23%) Migration
19 26 (7.93%) Service Management
20 25 (7.62%) Quality Management
20 25 (7.62%) JavaScript
20 25 (7.62%) Asset Management
21 24 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 24 (7.32%) Active Directory
21 24 (7.32%) CMS

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISO 9001 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 9001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 69 (21.04%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.32%) CMS
3 16 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (4.57%) IBM Notes
5 14 (4.27%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.44%) IIS
7 7 (2.13%) ColdFusion
7 7 (2.13%) Drupal
8 5 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.91%) Lync
10 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.61%) Alfresco
Applications
1 55 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 54 (16.46%) MS Office
3 30 (9.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (5.18%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.13%) AutoCAD
6 6 (1.83%) MS Project
7 5 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.61%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.61%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.30%) XMetaL
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.30%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 59 (17.99%) Summit
2 3 (0.91%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.91%) Eikon
3 2 (0.61%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Agresso
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.52%) PaaS
2 3 (0.91%) SaaS
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.35%) Internet
2 8 (2.44%) Intranet
3 7 (2.13%) SAN
3 7 (2.13%) LAN
3 7 (2.13%) WAN
4 6 (1.83%) VPN
4 6 (1.83%) Firewall
5 5 (1.52%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.52%) HTTP
6 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.22%) VoIP
7 3 (0.91%) Broadband
8 2 (0.61%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.30%) NAS
9 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.66%) QlikView
6 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.13%) OLAP
8 6 (1.83%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (1.52%) Star Schema
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (1.22%) MySQL
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.91%) Data Mart
11 3 (0.91%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (5.18%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.44%) Hudson
3 8 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.13%) Subversion
5 6 (1.83%) Selenium
6 5 (1.52%) JIRA
7 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.91%) Maven
8 3 (0.91%) JUnit
8 3 (0.91%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.61%) JMeter
9 2 (0.61%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.61%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (26.83%) Finance
2 80 (24.39%) Banking
3 19 (5.79%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.83%) Marketing
6 6 (1.83%) Publishing
7 5 (1.52%) Finnish Language
7 5 (1.52%) French Language
7 5 (1.52%) German Language
7 5 (1.52%) Hungarian Language
7 5 (1.52%) Back Office
8 4 (1.22%) Retail
9 3 (0.91%) Front Office
10 2 (0.61%) Electronics
10 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (29.57%) Analyst
2 73 (22.26%) Developer
3 40 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 18 (5.49%) Administrator
4 18 (5.49%) SQL Developer
5 16 (4.88%) Backup Specialist
6 14 (4.27%) Project Manager
6 14 (4.27%) Support Analyst
7 13 (3.96%) Architect
8 12 (3.66%) .NET Developer
9 10 (3.05%) Test Analyst
9 10 (3.05%) Configuration Analyst
10 9 (2.74%) DBA
10 9 (2.74%) Quality Manager
11 8 (2.44%) C# Developer
11 8 (2.44%) SQL DBA
11 8 (2.44%) SharePoint Administrator
12 7 (2.13%) IT Support
12 7 (2.13%) Team Leader
12 7 (2.13%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.06%) .NET
2 22 (6.71%) CSS
3 19 (5.79%) HTML
3 19 (5.79%) ASP.NET
4 14 (4.27%) XML
5 11 (3.35%) HTML5
6 10 (3.05%) CSS3
7 9 (2.74%) XHTML
8 8 (2.44%) jQuery
9 7 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.83%) WPF
10 6 (1.83%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.83%) Dojo
11 5 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (1.52%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (1.22%) JSON
12 4 (1.22%) J2EE
13 3 (0.91%) MFC
13 3 (0.91%) LAMP
13 3 (0.91%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.06%) Kindle
2 23 (7.01%) iPad
3 17 (5.18%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.18%) Fixed Income
4 16 (4.88%) AS400
5 10 (3.05%) Replication
5 10 (3.05%) CMDB
6 9 (2.74%) Open Source
6 9 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.13%) Derivative
7 7 (2.13%) EMC Centera
8 5 (1.52%) SCADA
9 4 (1.22%) GIS
9 4 (1.22%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.91%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.91%) RIA
10 3 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.94%) Windows
2 14 (4.27%) Linux
3 11 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.05%) UNIX
4 10 (3.05%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.91%) Android
7 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.61%) MVS
7 2 (0.61%) VME
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (24.70%) ITIL
2 35 (10.67%) PRINCE2
3 28 (8.54%) Business Analysis
4 27 (8.23%) Migration
5 26 (7.93%) Service Management
6 25 (7.62%) Quality Management
6 25 (7.62%) Asset Management
7 23 (7.01%) Service Delivery
8 22 (6.71%) Project Management
8 22 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (6.40%) Content Management
9 21 (6.40%) Configuration Management
9 21 (6.40%) Technical Analysis
10 19 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (5.49%) Data Protection
12 17 (5.18%) Release Management
12 17 (5.18%) IT Governance
13 16 (4.88%) Software Architecture
14 14 (4.27%) Software Testing
14 14 (4.27%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 73 (22.26%) SQL
2 42 (12.80%) C
3 25 (7.62%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.71%) C#
4 22 (6.71%) Java
5 14 (4.27%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.96%) VBScript
7 11 (3.35%) PHP
8 10 (3.05%) VB
9 7 (2.13%) C++
10 6 (1.83%) VC++
11 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.91%) Perl
12 3 (0.91%) Python
12 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.91%) Groovy
13 2 (0.61%) PHP5
13 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (16.77%) Security Cleared
2 44 (13.41%) SC Cleared
3 30 (9.15%) Degree
4 15 (4.57%) ISEB
5 7 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.52%) HNC
7 5 (1.52%) MCSE
7 5 (1.52%) MCSA
7 5 (1.52%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.22%) HND
9 3 (0.91%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.91%) CISA
9 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.91%) CRISC
10 2 (0.61%) CISM
10 2 (0.61%) MCP
10 2 (0.61%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (21.04%) ISO 14001
2 24 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (5.79%) QA
4 15 (4.57%) TickIT
5 9 (2.74%) SLA
6 4 (1.22%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.30%) P3O
System Software
1 24 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.13%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.83%) XenApp
5 5 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.30%) Squid
6 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (5.49%) Tivoli
2 16 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.61%) SCCM
6 1 (0.30%) SCOM
6 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.30%) Control-M
6 1 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 90 (27.44%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.06%) Oracle
3 16 (4.88%) HP
4 15 (4.57%) Lotus
4 15 (4.57%) VMware
5 11 (3.35%) Citrix
6 10 (3.05%) ServiceNow
7 8 (2.44%) LANDesk
7 8 (2.44%) Charles River
8 7 (2.13%) Symantec
8 7 (2.13%) Kofax
8 7 (2.13%) NetApp
8 7 (2.13%) EMC
8 7 (2.13%) Brocade
9 6 (1.83%) SAP
9 6 (1.83%) Cisco
10 5 (1.52%) Adobe
10 5 (1.52%) Cognos
10 5 (1.52%) Siemens
10 5 (1.52%) Allen-Bradley
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