The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 409 437 478
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +41
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 204 138 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.64% 3.52% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 64 52
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £828
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.23 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.65% -59.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £8.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £49.70 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.23 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+59.65% -59.47%

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
4399 3915 4601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.91% 7.34% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2665 2297 2494
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 164 255
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -18.60%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +36 191 £375 -3.22% 116
South East 0 48 £425 -10.52% 46
London -5 45 £333 +2.30% 23
South West -13 43 £398 -4.21% 12
East of England +9 33 £313 - 14
City of London +21 30 £300 -7.69% 14
Cambridgeshire - 26 £313 - 8
Cambridge - 26 £313 - 5
Devon -9 21 £396 -4.51%
Hampshire -7 18 £335 -13.54% 22
Exeter -11 17 £396 -5.65%
Berkshire +8 13 £425 -15.00% 6
Surrey +5 9 £500 - 11
East Midlands -3 9 £225 -25.00% 6
Reading +10 8 £425 -16.66%
Leicestershire +5 8 £225 -
Yorkshire +12 7 £375 - 6
Somerset - 7 £475 - 2
Salisbury -4 6 £300 -
Wiltshire -8 6 £300 - 1
Farnborough - 6 £220 -
Buckinghamshire -1 5 £425 +41.66%
North West -5 4 £300 -36.84% 5
West Midlands -7 4 £425 - 4
Southampton -11 4 £425 -10.52% 10
Gloucester - 4 £425 - 3
Birmingham - 4 £425 -
Scotland - 4 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £425 - 5
Middlesex - 3 - -

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 123 (30.83%) ITIL
2 103 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 101 (25.31%) Finance
4 86 (21.55%) Kindle
5 77 (19.30%) Windows
6 72 (18.05%) ISO 14001
7 66 (16.54%) SQL Server
7 66 (16.54%) MS Office
8 64 (16.04%) SQL
9 63 (15.79%) Banking
10 61 (15.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 61 (15.29%) Project Management
11 60 (15.04%) PRINCE2
12 58 (14.54%) Security Cleared
12 58 (14.54%) Summit
13 56 (14.04%) SharePoint
14 53 (13.28%) Linux
15 51 (12.78%) Oracle
16 50 (12.53%) Degree
17 48 (12.03%) HTML
17 48 (12.03%) MS Excel
18 47 (11.78%) SC Cleared
19 45 (11.28%) CSS
20 40 (10.03%) .NET
21 33 (8.27%) JavaScript
21 33 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (7.77%) C
22 31 (7.77%) C#
23 30 (7.52%) Citrix
23 30 (7.52%) VMware

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.77%) WebSphere
3 21 (5.26%) CMS
4 17 (4.26%) IBM Notes
4 17 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (3.26%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.26%) GlassFish
7 8 (2.01%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.50%) Drupal
9 6 (1.50%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.25%) Apache
11 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.75%) Lync
11 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.50%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.50%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 66 (16.54%) MS Office
2 48 (12.03%) MS Excel
3 25 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (5.01%) MS Project
5 18 (4.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.25%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 58 (14.54%) Summit
2 6 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.75%) Magento
4 2 (0.50%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) PaaS
2 1 (0.25%) IaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.27%) Firewall
2 23 (5.76%) Internet
3 15 (3.76%) SAN
3 15 (3.76%) VoIP
3 15 (3.76%) VLAN
4 11 (2.76%) Intranet
5 8 (2.01%) Broadband
6 7 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.75%) DNS
7 5 (1.25%) VPN
8 4 (1.00%) 3G
8 4 (1.00%) Network Security
8 4 (1.00%) Wireless
9 3 (0.75%) 2G
9 3 (0.75%) LTE
9 3 (0.75%) FWSM
9 3 (0.75%) LAN
9 3 (0.75%) WAN
9 3 (0.75%) DHCP
10 2 (0.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (4.01%) QlikView
3 16 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (2.51%) MySQL
5 6 (1.50%) MS Access
5 6 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.75%) DB2
9 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.50%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.76%) JIRA
3 10 (2.51%) Subversion
4 9 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.25%) Hudson
6 5 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.50%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.50%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.25%) MSI
8 1 (0.25%) Maven
8 1 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 101 (25.31%) Finance
2 63 (15.79%) Banking
3 26 (6.52%) Publishing
4 18 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.26%) Marketing
6 12 (3.01%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.01%) Front Office
8 7 (1.75%) Legal
9 6 (1.50%) Retail
10 5 (1.25%) Back Office
11 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.75%) International Banking
12 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.50%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Finnish Language
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Hungarian Language
13 1 (0.25%) Automotive
13 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (18.55%) Developer
2 72 (18.05%) Analyst
3 41 (10.28%) Project Manager
4 35 (8.77%) Business Analyst
5 28 (7.02%) Architect
6 27 (6.77%) Administrator
7 15 (3.76%) Service Manager
8 12 (3.01%) .NET Developer
8 12 (3.01%) SQL Developer
8 12 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (2.76%) Quality Manager
9 11 (2.76%) DBA
9 11 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (2.76%) Configuration Analyst
9 11 (2.76%) Contracts Manager
10 10 (2.51%) PHP Developer
10 10 (2.51%) Quality Engineer
11 8 (2.01%) Consultant
11 8 (2.01%) SQL DBA
11 8 (2.01%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.03%) HTML
2 45 (11.28%) CSS
3 40 (10.03%) .NET
4 24 (6.02%) XML
5 21 (5.26%) HTML5
6 20 (5.01%) CSS3
7 18 (4.51%) jQuery
8 15 (3.76%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.76%) Web Services
9 14 (3.51%) REST
10 13 (3.26%) .NET Framework
11 12 (3.01%) Middleware
12 7 (1.75%) JSP
13 6 (1.50%) ADO.NET
13 6 (1.50%) JSON
13 6 (1.50%) AngularJS
13 6 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
14 5 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (1.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (21.55%) Kindle
2 23 (5.76%) iPad
3 15 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.26%) Replication
5 11 (2.76%) CMDB
6 10 (2.51%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.01%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.01%) DTV
7 8 (2.01%) Open Source
8 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.75%) EMC Centera
9 5 (1.25%) CESG
10 4 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (1.00%) AS400
11 3 (0.75%) NHS
11 3 (0.75%) GIS
11 3 (0.75%) PMI
11 3 (0.75%) Derivative
11 3 (0.75%) RIA
11 3 (0.75%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 77 (19.30%) Windows
2 53 (13.28%) Linux
3 23 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.51%) UNIX
5 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (30.83%) ITIL
2 61 (15.29%) Project Management
3 60 (15.04%) PRINCE2
4 33 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (7.27%) Business Analysis
6 27 (6.77%) Service Management
7 26 (6.52%) Asset Management
8 25 (6.27%) Service Delivery
9 24 (6.02%) Configuration Management
9 24 (6.02%) Release Management
10 22 (5.51%) Change Management
11 21 (5.26%) Quality Management
11 21 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 21 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.01%) Time Management
12 20 (5.01%) Scrum
13 19 (4.76%) OO
14 18 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (4.26%) Six Sigma
16 15 (3.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (16.04%) SQL
2 33 (8.27%) JavaScript
3 31 (7.77%) C
3 31 (7.77%) C#
4 26 (6.52%) Java
5 23 (5.76%) PHP
6 20 (5.01%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.26%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.51%) VB
9 8 (2.01%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.01%) VBScript
10 6 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.25%) Ruby
11 5 (1.25%) PHP5
12 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.00%) C++
13 3 (0.75%) VC++
14 2 (0.50%) VBA
15 1 (0.25%) Python
15 1 (0.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 58 (14.54%) Security Cleared
2 50 (12.53%) Degree
3 47 (11.78%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.01%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.76%) PMP
6 9 (2.26%) CISSP
7 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.75%) MCSE
9 6 (1.50%) MCP
10 5 (1.25%) ISEB
11 4 (1.00%) CCNP
11 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.00%) MCITP
11 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.75%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.75%) SSCP
12 3 (0.75%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (18.05%) ISO 14001
2 61 (15.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (6.52%) QA
4 4 (1.00%) SLA
5 3 (0.75%) BS7799
5 3 (0.75%) TickIT
5 3 (0.75%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.75%) COBIT
6 2 (0.50%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.25%) P3O
System Software
1 25 (6.27%) XenServer
2 21 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.75%) vSphere
5 2 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (5.76%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.75%) WSUS
5 3 (0.75%) SCOM
6 2 (0.50%) Puppet
6 2 (0.50%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 103 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (12.78%) Oracle
3 30 (7.52%) Citrix
3 30 (7.52%) VMware
4 21 (5.26%) Cisco
5 17 (4.26%) Lotus
6 16 (4.01%) IBM
7 14 (3.51%) HP
7 14 (3.51%) LANDesk
8 13 (3.26%) JBoss
9 12 (3.01%) WatchGuard
10 11 (2.76%) ServiceNow
10 11 (2.76%) Charles River
11 10 (2.51%) EMC
12 8 (2.01%) Cognos
12 8 (2.01%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.75%) NetApp
13 7 (1.75%) Symantec
13 7 (1.75%) Brocade
14 6 (1.50%) Mitel
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