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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 419 460 501
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +41
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 196 126 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.40% 3.17% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 56 50
Average daily rate
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£375 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.74% -4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.23 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.65% -61.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £8.00 £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £46.46 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.23 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+59.65% -61.72%

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
4451 3970 4497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 7.52% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2693 2338 2482
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 161 237
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £41.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +44 181 £375 +3.87% 126
South East +19 43 £413 +14.26% 32
London +12 43 £375 +15.38% 28
South West -30 39 £395 -7.05% 15
East of England +12 34 £313 - 25
Cambridgeshire - 29 £313 - 15
Cambridge - 27 £225 - 10
City of London +25 26 £300 -7.69% 20
Devon -20 19 £395 -7.05%
Hampshire -10 16 £335 -8.96% 17
Exeter -13 16 £394 -10.51%
Berkshire +14 12 £425 - 2
Surrey +4 11 £500 - 6
East Midlands 0 9 £225 -25.00% 7
Leicestershire +6 8 £225 - 2
Reading +19 7 £425 -
Yorkshire +5 7 £375 - 4
Wiltshire -6 6 £300 - 4
Salisbury -7 6 £300 -
Somerset - 6 £444 - 1
Farnborough - 6 £220 - 1
North West -5 4 £410 -13.68% 6
Bedfordshire -11 4 £325 - 2
Luton -16 4 £325 - 1
West Midlands -18 4 £425 - 8
Scotland - 4 £400 - 5
Gloucestershire - 4 £425 - 6
Edinburgh - 4 £400 - 2
Gloucester - 4 £425 - 3
Birmingham - 4 £425 - 1

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 118 (30.10%) ITIL
2 103 (26.28%) Finance
3 94 (23.98%) Microsoft
4 92 (23.47%) Kindle
5 76 (19.39%) Windows
6 72 (18.37%) ISO 14001
6 72 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (16.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 65 (16.58%) Project Management
9 60 (15.31%) SQL
9 60 (15.31%) Security Cleared
10 59 (15.05%) MS Office
10 59 (15.05%) PRINCE2
10 59 (15.05%) Summit
11 58 (14.80%) Oracle
12 57 (14.54%) Banking
13 56 (14.29%) Linux
14 54 (13.78%) Degree
15 52 (13.27%) SQL Server
16 48 (12.24%) HTML
17 47 (11.99%) SC Cleared
18 45 (11.48%) CSS
19 44 (11.22%) SharePoint
20 38 (9.69%) MS Excel
21 36 (9.18%) Citrix
21 36 (9.18%) .NET
22 33 (8.42%) VMware
23 32 (8.16%) C
23 32 (8.16%) JavaScript
24 31 (7.91%) XenServer

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.65%) WebSphere
3 20 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 16 (4.08%) GlassFish
5 15 (3.83%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (3.32%) CMS
7 11 (2.81%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.53%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.53%) Drupal
10 5 (1.28%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.28%) Apache
11 4 (1.02%) SugarCRM
12 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.77%) Lync
12 3 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (15.05%) MS Office
2 38 (9.69%) MS Excel
3 22 (5.61%) MS Project
4 19 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (4.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 59 (15.05%) Summit
2 6 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.77%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.77%) Magento
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.26%) IaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.63%) Firewall
2 25 (6.38%) Internet
3 18 (4.59%) VLAN
4 16 (4.08%) VoIP
5 10 (2.55%) SAN
5 10 (2.55%) Broadband
6 8 (2.04%) DNS
6 8 (2.04%) Intranet
7 7 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.28%) 3G
8 5 (1.28%) Wireless
9 4 (1.02%) Network Security
9 4 (1.02%) 2G
9 4 (1.02%) LTE
10 3 (0.77%) FWSM
10 3 (0.77%) DHCP
11 2 (0.51%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.51%) GSM
11 2 (0.51%) VPN
11 2 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.55%) QlikView
4 10 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.30%) MySQL
6 8 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.53%) MS Access
7 6 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.77%) DB2
10 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.51%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.81%) JIRA
3 9 (2.30%) Subversion
4 8 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.02%) Hudson
7 2 (0.51%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.51%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 103 (26.28%) Finance
2 57 (14.54%) Banking
3 26 (6.63%) Publishing
4 20 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.32%) Marketing
6 10 (2.55%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.04%) Front Office
8 7 (1.79%) Legal
8 7 (1.79%) Retail
9 5 (1.28%) Back Office
10 3 (0.77%) International Banking
10 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.51%) Local Government
11 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Law
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (18.37%) Analyst
2 64 (16.33%) Developer
3 44 (11.22%) Project Manager
4 36 (9.18%) Business Analyst
5 30 (7.65%) Administrator
5 30 (7.65%) Architect
6 17 (4.34%) Service Manager
7 15 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.06%) Contracts Manager
9 11 (2.81%) DBA
9 11 (2.81%) Quality Manager
10 10 (2.55%) Quality Engineer
10 10 (2.55%) Test Analyst
10 10 (2.55%) Transition Manager
10 10 (2.55%) Service Transition Manager
11 9 (2.30%) .NET Developer
11 9 (2.30%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (2.30%) PHP Developer
11 9 (2.30%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.24%) HTML
2 45 (11.48%) CSS
3 36 (9.18%) .NET
4 22 (5.61%) XML
4 22 (5.61%) HTML5
5 21 (5.36%) CSS3
6 18 (4.59%) jQuery
7 15 (3.83%) Web Services
8 13 (3.32%) REST
9 12 (3.06%) Middleware
10 10 (2.55%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.30%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.79%) JSP
13 6 (1.53%) SOAP
13 6 (1.53%) ADO.NET
13 6 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (1.53%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.28%) JSON
14 5 (1.28%) XSLT
15 4 (1.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 92 (23.47%) Kindle
2 30 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.59%) iPad
4 14 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.55%) DTV
5 10 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.55%) Replication
6 9 (2.30%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.04%) PMI
7 8 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.79%) Open Source
9 5 (1.28%) CESG
9 5 (1.28%) CMDB
10 4 (1.02%) Derivative
10 4 (1.02%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (1.02%) User Experience
11 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.77%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.77%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.39%) Windows
2 56 (14.29%) Linux
3 26 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (3.83%) UNIX
5 8 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.28%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.77%) Solaris
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (30.10%) ITIL
2 72 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (16.58%) Project Management
4 59 (15.05%) PRINCE2
5 30 (7.65%) Business Analysis
6 26 (6.63%) Release Management
6 26 (6.63%) Service Management
7 24 (6.12%) Risk Management
7 24 (6.12%) Asset Management
8 23 (5.87%) Scrum
9 22 (5.61%) Service Delivery
10 20 (5.10%) Change Management
10 20 (5.10%) Time Management
11 19 (4.85%) Quality Management
12 18 (4.59%) Configuration Management
12 18 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (4.34%) Six Sigma
13 17 (4.34%) ETL
14 16 (4.08%) OO
14 16 (4.08%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 60 (15.31%) SQL
2 32 (8.16%) C
2 32 (8.16%) JavaScript
3 26 (6.63%) C#
4 23 (5.87%) PowerShell
5 22 (5.61%) Java
5 22 (5.61%) PHP
6 19 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.30%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.04%) VBScript
9 7 (1.79%) VB
10 5 (1.28%) Ruby
10 5 (1.28%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.28%) C++
11 4 (1.02%) PHP5
12 2 (0.51%) VBA
13 1 (0.26%) Scala
13 1 (0.26%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 60 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 54 (13.78%) Degree
3 47 (11.99%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.34%) PMI Certification
5 14 (3.57%) PMP
6 11 (2.81%) CISSP
7 9 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.79%) ISEB
9 7 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.79%) MCSE
10 6 (1.53%) MCP
11 5 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.28%) CCNP
12 4 (1.02%) SSCP
12 4 (1.02%) MCITP
13 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.77%) CCSA
13 3 (0.77%) CCSE
13 3 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (18.37%) ISO 14001
2 66 (16.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (7.14%) QA
4 5 (1.28%) ISO 9000
5 4 (1.02%) SLA
5 4 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.77%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.77%) COBIT
6 3 (0.77%) BS7799
6 3 (0.77%) TickIT
7 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.26%) P3O
8 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 31 (7.91%) XenServer
2 24 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.59%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.77%) vSphere
5 3 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (5.87%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.77%) SCOM
3 3 (0.77%) WSUS
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.51%) Puppet
4 2 (0.51%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 94 (23.98%) Microsoft
2 58 (14.80%) Oracle
3 36 (9.18%) Citrix
4 33 (8.42%) VMware
5 25 (6.38%) Cisco
6 21 (5.36%) IBM
7 17 (4.34%) LANDesk
8 16 (4.08%) JBoss
9 15 (3.83%) WatchGuard
10 12 (3.06%) Charles River
11 11 (2.81%) Lotus
11 11 (2.81%) HP
12 9 (2.30%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.30%) Apple
13 8 (2.04%) SAP
14 7 (1.79%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.79%) Cognos
15 6 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.53%) Juniper
15 6 (1.53%) Mitel
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