The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9001
Rank 587 509 452
Rank change year-on-year
-78 -57
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 70 152 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.36% 2.75% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 77 119
Median daily rate £307 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £285 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £302 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £34.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% +24.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £34.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +24.54%

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
5132 5529 5359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.59% 9.66% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3303 3381 3343
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 236 238
Median hourly rate £25.50 £25.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +25.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ISO 9001 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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 -45 69 £307 -21.78% 33
South East +5 24 £400 +10.80% 7
North East -9 19 £275 -26.66%
Tyne and Wear -12 19 £275 -26.66%
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 19 £275 -26.66%
South West +4 14 £298 -26.54% 4
Devon +1 9 £307 -24.19% 1
Exeter -4 9 £307 -24.19% 1
Berkshire +12 8 £400 -12.32%
Surrey +12 8 £400 +6.66% 2
London -7 8 £413 -8.33% 7
Hampshire +12 7 £361 -1.90% 2
Wiltshire +15 5 £280 -37.77% 1
City of London +15 5 £413 - 3
Reading +15 4 £400 -12.32%
Camberley - 4 - - 1
Staines - 4 £400 -
Corsham - 4 £265 -
Hook -6 3 £361 -
East Midlands -29 3 £325 -18.75% 5
Leicester -16 2 £370 -7.50% 2
Leicestershire -20 2 £370 -7.50% 4
Farnborough - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Edinburgh +15 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - -
Scotland +8 1 - -
Swindon +8 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Winchester +2 1 £475 +26.66%
Bedfordshire -6 1 £475 -

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 99 (55.00%) ITIL
2 65 (36.11%) Quality Management
3 64 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 60 (33.33%) Change Management
5 59 (32.78%) Windows
6 56 (31.11%) Service Delivery
7 54 (30.00%) HP
8 53 (29.44%) Problem Management
9 52 (28.89%) Incident Management
10 50 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
11 48 (26.67%) QMS
11 48 (26.67%) SLA
12 44 (24.44%) Release Management
13 42 (23.33%) Security Cleared
13 42 (23.33%) Windows Server
14 41 (22.78%) ServiceNow
15 37 (20.56%) Unix
16 36 (20.00%) AIX
16 36 (20.00%) Solaris
16 36 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (19.44%) Degree
18 32 (17.78%) SC Cleared
19 31 (17.22%) Oracle
20 29 (16.11%) BPSS Clearance
20 29 (16.11%) Disclosure Scotland
21 28 (15.56%) Computer Science
22 26 (14.44%) ISO 14001
22 26 (14.44%) Service Management
23 24 (13.33%) SQL
24 21 (11.67%) SOA

ISO 9001
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 20 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.44%) IIS
4 5 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.22%) CMS
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.56%) Documentum
7 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (8.33%) MS Office
2 12 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.22%) Fireworks
5 4 (2.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.56%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.11%) GitHub
2 2 (1.11%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) Internet
2 7 (3.89%) Broadband
3 6 (3.33%) Firewall
4 4 (2.22%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.67%) IPsec
5 3 (1.67%) MPLS
5 3 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.67%) WAN
6 2 (1.11%) DHCP
6 2 (1.11%) DMZ
6 2 (1.11%) DNS
6 2 (1.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.11%) LAN
6 2 (1.11%) LDAP
6 2 (1.11%) Network Security
6 2 (1.11%) VLAN
7 1 (0.56%) LTE
7 1 (0.56%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (3.89%) Big Data
4 6 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.22%) GIS
7 2 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.11%) MS Access
8 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.11%) JIRA
1 11 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (3.89%) NUnit
4 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.11%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.11%) MSI
6 1 (0.56%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.56%) JUnit
6 1 (0.56%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.56%) VectorCAST
General
1 20 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.89%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Finance
4 5 (2.78%) French Language
4 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.22%) Back Office
6 3 (1.67%) Electronics
6 3 (1.67%) Military
6 3 (1.67%) Retail
6 3 (1.67%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.11%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.11%) German Language
7 2 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (12.22%) Support Specialist
2 17 (9.44%) Developer
3 16 (8.89%) Analyst
4 11 (6.11%) Configuration Engineer
4 11 (6.11%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 11 (6.11%) Release Engineer
5 10 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 10 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.00%) Unix Support
7 8 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 8 (4.44%) Transition Manager
7 8 (4.44%) Unix Engineer
8 7 (3.89%) Applications Support
8 7 (3.89%) Incident Coordinator
8 7 (3.89%) Middleware Engineer
8 7 (3.89%) Service Transition Manager
8 7 (3.89%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.00%) Middleware
2 8 (4.44%) .NET
2 8 (4.44%) HTML
3 7 (3.89%) CSS
3 7 (3.89%) CSS3
3 7 (3.89%) HTML5
4 5 (2.78%) Web Services
5 4 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.22%) Spring
5 4 (2.22%) XML
6 3 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.67%) Dojo
7 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.11%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.11%) COM
7 2 (1.11%) RESTful
8 1 (0.56%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.67%) Replication
4 9 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.89%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.89%) Digital TV
5 7 (3.89%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.89%) Smart Meter
6 6 (3.33%) Clustering
7 5 (2.78%) User Experience
8 3 (1.67%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.11%) PKI
9 2 (1.11%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.56%) CESG
10 1 (0.56%) CMDB
10 1 (0.56%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.56%) Economics
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.78%) Windows
2 42 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 37 (20.56%) Unix
4 36 (20.00%) AIX
4 36 (20.00%) Solaris
5 9 (5.00%) Linux
6 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (55.00%) ITIL
2 65 (36.11%) Quality Management
3 60 (33.33%) Change Management
4 56 (31.11%) Service Delivery
5 53 (29.44%) Problem Management
6 52 (28.89%) Incident Management
7 50 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 48 (26.67%) QMS
9 44 (24.44%) Release Management
10 36 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (14.44%) Service Management
12 21 (11.67%) SOA
13 19 (10.56%) Waterfall
14 17 (9.44%) UML
15 16 (8.89%) PRINCE2
16 14 (7.78%) V-Model
17 11 (6.11%) Information Security
17 11 (6.11%) Knowledge Management
18 10 (5.56%) Mentoring
18 10 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.33%) SQL
2 13 (7.22%) C#
3 10 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.44%) Java
5 6 (3.33%) C++
6 4 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.11%) C
7 2 (1.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.11%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 35 (19.44%) Degree
3 32 (17.78%) SC Cleared
4 29 (16.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.78%) CITP
6 5 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.78%) MCDBA
6 5 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.78%) PMP
7 4 (2.22%) BC Cleared
7 4 (2.22%) SAP Certification
8 3 (1.67%) ISEB
9 2 (1.11%) CISA
9 2 (1.11%) CISM
9 2 (1.11%) CISSP
9 2 (1.11%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.11%) HNC
9 2 (1.11%) HND
9 2 (1.11%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (26.67%) SLA
2 29 (16.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (14.44%) ISO 14001
4 20 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (7.22%) TickIT
6 12 (6.67%) QA
7 5 (2.78%) NEBOSH
8 4 (2.22%) ISO22301
8 4 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.11%) Data Quality
9 2 (1.11%) Def Stans
9 2 (1.11%) IEC 61508
9 2 (1.11%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.11%) ISO27005
9 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
9 2 (1.11%) SEPA
10 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.56%) HL7
10 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.56%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (3.33%) Perfmon
3 4 (2.22%) vRealize
4 2 (1.11%) Ansible
4 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.11%) Packer
4 2 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.11%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 64 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 54 (30.00%) HP
3 41 (22.78%) ServiceNow
4 31 (17.22%) Oracle
5 20 (11.11%) CA
6 14 (7.78%) SAP
7 13 (7.22%) VMware
8 8 (4.44%) Cisco
9 6 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.78%) Meridio
11 3 (1.67%) EMC
11 3 (1.67%) ESRI
12 2 (1.11%) IBM
12 2 (1.11%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.11%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.11%) Qualys
12 2 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.11%) SolidFire
12 2 (1.11%) Sun
12 2 (1.11%) Tripwire
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