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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9001
Rank 559 528 432
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -96
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 91 127 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.80% 2.31% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 78 140
Median daily rate £295 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 23
Median hourly rate £30.50 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £45.25 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +36.36%

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
5050 5505 5371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.31% 9.42% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3254 3471 3315
Median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 217 217
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.69 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

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 25 August 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
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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
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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 -36 89 £295 -21.33% 49
South East +5 28 £400 +10.80% 19
North East 0 26 £268 -28.66% 1
Tyne and Wear -4 26 £268 -28.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 26 £268 -28.66% 1
South West +11 19 £307 -24.43% 7
Devon +11 14 £311 -22.25%
Exeter +1 13 £307 -23.25%
Berkshire +19 12 £405 +15.71% 4
Hampshire 0 9 £361 - 3
Reading +16 5 £400 +14.28% 1
Wiltshire +11 5 £280 -37.77%
Hook +3 5 £361 -
London -19 5 £331 -27.39% 6
North West +2 4 £180 -67.27% 5
Cheshire +2 4 £180 -67.27%
Surrey -1 4 £400 +6.66% 4
East Midlands -11 4 £325 - 2
Corsham - 4 £265 -
Warrington +11 3 £180 -67.27%
Leicester -5 3 £325 -
Leicestershire -6 3 £325 -
City of London +38 2 £413 -4.34% 1
Scotland +14 2 £250 - 1
Bedfordshire 0 2 £475 - 1
East of England -3 2 £475 +46.15% 6
Bracknell - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
Camberley - 2 - - 1
Staines - 2 £400 -

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 112 (55.45%) ITIL
2 65 (32.18%) Quality Management
3 60 (29.70%) Change Management
3 60 (29.70%) Microsoft
4 58 (28.71%) Service Delivery
5 54 (26.73%) Windows
5 54 (26.73%) HP
5 54 (26.73%) Problem Management
6 51 (25.25%) Incident Management
7 50 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (24.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 47 (23.27%) QMS
10 46 (22.77%) SLA
11 44 (21.78%) Security Cleared
12 41 (20.30%) Release Management
13 40 (19.80%) Windows Server
14 38 (18.81%) ServiceNow
14 38 (18.81%) Degree
15 34 (16.83%) Unix
16 33 (16.34%) AIX
16 33 (16.34%) Solaris
17 32 (15.84%) SC Cleared
18 30 (14.85%) Waterfall
18 30 (14.85%) Computer Science
18 30 (14.85%) Service Management
19 28 (13.86%) ISO 14001
19 28 (13.86%) UML
20 27 (13.37%) Oracle
20 27 (13.37%) BPSS Clearance
20 27 (13.37%) Disclosure Scotland

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 (9.90%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.97%) IIS
4 4 (1.98%) CMS
5 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (6.93%) MS Office
2 10 (4.95%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.98%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.98%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.50%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project
5 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.99%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) Heroku
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.45%) Internet
2 10 (4.95%) Broadband
3 6 (2.97%) Firewall
3 6 (2.97%) Wireless
4 3 (1.49%) LAN
4 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.49%) WAN
5 2 (0.99%) DHCP
5 2 (0.99%) DMZ
5 2 (0.99%) DNS
5 2 (0.99%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.99%) IPsec
5 2 (0.99%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.99%) LDAP
5 2 (0.99%) MPLS
5 2 (0.99%) NAS
5 2 (0.99%) Network Security
5 2 (0.99%) SAN
5 2 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.96%) Big Data
2 8 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.98%) GIS
5 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.99%) MS Access
6 1 (0.50%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (9.90%) JIRA
1 20 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (8.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (3.47%) NUnit
3 7 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.49%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.99%) Subversion
7 1 (0.50%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) MSI
7 1 (0.50%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.50%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.50%) VectorCAST
General
1 23 (11.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.47%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.48%) Finance
4 4 (1.98%) Electronics
5 3 (1.49%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) French Language
5 3 (1.49%) Military
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.99%) Back Office
6 2 (0.99%) German Language
6 2 (0.99%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (9.90%) Configuration Engineer
1 20 (9.90%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 20 (9.90%) Release Engineer
1 20 (9.90%) Support Specialist
2 17 (8.42%) Developer
3 15 (7.43%) Analyst
4 13 (6.44%) Coordinator
5 11 (5.45%) Incident Coordinator
5 11 (5.45%) Software Engineer
6 10 (4.95%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.46%) Service Manager
8 8 (3.96%) Architect
8 8 (3.96%) C# Developer
8 8 (3.96%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.96%) Software Developer
8 8 (3.96%) Transition Manager
8 8 (3.96%) Unix Support
9 7 (3.47%) Middleware Engineer
9 7 (3.47%) Service Transition Manager
9 7 (3.47%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.46%) .NET
1 9 (4.46%) Middleware
2 8 (3.96%) HTML
3 7 (3.47%) CSS
3 7 (3.47%) CSS3
3 7 (3.47%) HTML5
4 5 (2.48%) Web Services
5 4 (1.98%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.98%) Spring
5 4 (1.98%) XML
6 3 (1.49%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.49%) Dojo
6 3 (1.49%) OpenEmbedded
6 3 (1.49%) Yocto
7 2 (0.99%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.99%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.99%) COM
7 2 (0.99%) RESTful
8 1 (0.50%) JavaFX
8 1 (0.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.85%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.43%) Replication
3 13 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.96%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.47%) Digital TV
6 7 (3.47%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.47%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.97%) Clustering
8 5 (2.48%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.48%) User Experience
9 4 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.98%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.99%) PKI
11 1 (0.50%) CMDB
11 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.50%) Economics
11 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.73%) Windows
2 40 (19.80%) Windows Server
3 34 (16.83%) Unix
4 33 (16.34%) AIX
4 33 (16.34%) Solaris
5 9 (4.46%) Linux
6 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.98%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.99%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (55.45%) ITIL
2 65 (32.18%) Quality Management
3 60 (29.70%) Change Management
4 58 (28.71%) Service Delivery
5 54 (26.73%) Problem Management
6 51 (25.25%) Incident Management
7 50 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (24.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 47 (23.27%) QMS
10 41 (20.30%) Release Management
11 30 (14.85%) Service Management
11 30 (14.85%) Waterfall
12 28 (13.86%) UML
13 23 (11.39%) V-Model
14 21 (10.40%) PRINCE2
14 21 (10.40%) SOA
15 14 (6.93%) Knowledge Management
16 13 (6.44%) Information Security
16 13 (6.44%) Software Engineering
17 11 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.90%) SQL
2 13 (6.44%) C#
3 11 (5.45%) C++
4 10 (4.95%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.96%) Java
6 7 (3.47%) C
7 4 (1.98%) Embedded C
7 4 (1.98%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.49%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.49%) VB
9 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.99%) Python
10 1 (0.50%) Ruby
10 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (21.78%) Security Cleared
2 38 (18.81%) Degree
3 32 (15.84%) SC Cleared
4 27 (13.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.97%) BC Cleared
6 6 (2.97%) CITP
6 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.97%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.97%) PMP
7 5 (2.48%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.98%) CISA
8 4 (1.98%) CISM
8 4 (1.98%) CISSP
8 4 (1.98%) IISP
8 4 (1.98%) ISEB
9 3 (1.49%) HND
10 2 (0.99%) HNC
10 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.99%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (22.77%) SLA
2 28 (13.86%) ISO 14001
3 27 (13.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 25 (12.38%) TickIT
5 22 (10.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (7.43%) QA
7 8 (3.96%) NEBOSH
8 6 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (1.98%) ISAE 3402
9 4 (1.98%) ISO22301
9 4 (1.98%) ISO27005
9 4 (1.98%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.99%) Def Stans
10 2 (0.99%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.99%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.50%) COBIT
11 1 (0.50%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.50%) HL7
11 1 (0.50%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) vCloud
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (2.97%) Perfmon
3 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.99%) vRealize
5 1 (0.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 60 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 54 (26.73%) HP
3 38 (18.81%) ServiceNow
4 27 (13.37%) Oracle
5 20 (9.90%) CA
6 14 (6.93%) VMware
7 12 (5.94%) SAP
8 10 (4.95%) Cisco
9 5 (2.48%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.48%) Meridio
10 4 (1.98%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.98%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.98%) EMC
10 4 (1.98%) IBM
10 4 (1.98%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.98%) Perforce
10 4 (1.98%) Qualys
10 4 (1.98%) Tripwire
11 3 (1.49%) ESRI
12 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Attenda
Posted: 6 days ago