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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9001
Rank 525 471 466
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -5
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 101 136 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.00% 2.82% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 98 93
Average daily rate £433 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £399 £376
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £28.25 £22.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.14% +26.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £17.54 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.34 £37.75 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.25 £22.36
% change year-on-year
+68.14% +26.32%

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
5046 4816 4435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.79% 9.41% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3099 2958 2564
Average daily rate £425 £400 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 165 172
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.98 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -42 99 £433 +8.12% 46
South West +7 39 £433 +1.76% 2
South East +18 25 £400 +33.33% 17
Devon -5 22 £433 +8.12%
Exeter -2 14 £433 +8.12%
North West - 14 £550 - 8
Cheshire - 13 £550 - 4
Wiltshire +7 12 £230 -55.98%
Surrey +3 11 £465 - 4
London -21 11 £515 +17.71% 9
Warrington - 11 £550 - 2
Corsham +3 8 £230 -41.02%
Hampshire +11 7 £375 +87.50% 4
Bristol +5 5 £470 +5.02%
East Midlands -6 4 - - 2
East of England -24 4 £413 -2.94% 3
Redhill - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £380 +26.66% 1
Berkshire +5 3 - - 1
Staines - 3 £538 - 4
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Havant - 3 - - 1
Leicester - 3 - -
Southampton +12 2 £375 -
Milton Keynes +5 2 £390 +30.00% 1
Hertfordshire -1 2 - -
Chippenham -2 2 - -
Reading -3 2 - - 1
Essex -5 2 £413 +26.92%
County Antrim - 2 - -

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 84 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (35.56%) ITIL
3 59 (26.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (23.56%) Security Cleared
5 51 (22.67%) MS Office
5 51 (22.67%) TickIT
6 50 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 47 (20.89%) MS Excel
8 45 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 43 (19.11%) ISO 14001
10 42 (18.67%) SC Cleared
11 41 (18.22%) Degree
12 40 (17.78%) UML
13 39 (17.33%) Java
13 39 (17.33%) Service Management
14 38 (16.89%) High Availability
15 37 (16.44%) V-Model
16 35 (15.56%) JIRA
17 32 (14.22%) Finance
17 32 (14.22%) Microsoft
18 30 (13.33%) Mentoring
19 27 (12.00%) Software Engineering
20 26 (11.56%) SQL
21 25 (11.11%) Computer Science
22 24 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
22 24 (10.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
23 23 (10.22%) Oracle
23 23 (10.22%) Incident Management
24 22 (9.78%) Service Delivery
25 21 (9.33%) Information Security

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (3.56%) IIS
2 4 (1.78%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.78%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.44%) Node.js
3 1 (0.44%) PowerExchange
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) Smallworld
Applications
1 51 (22.67%) MS Office
2 47 (20.89%) MS Excel
3 45 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.89%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.89%) MS Project
6 1 (0.44%) Simulink
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.44%) Internet
2 4 (1.78%) Firewall
2 4 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.33%) LAN
4 2 (0.89%) Broadband
4 2 (0.89%) WAN
4 2 (0.89%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.44%) HTTP
5 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.44%) OLAP
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (15.56%) JIRA
2 24 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (10.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (5.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.11%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.11%) IntelliJ
5 7 (3.11%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.11%) LabVIEW
5 7 (3.11%) Maven
5 7 (3.11%) Spock
6 5 (2.22%) NUnit
7 4 (1.78%) PVCS
8 2 (0.89%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.44%) Grunt
9 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.44%) Selenium
9 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
General
1 32 (14.22%) Finance
2 20 (8.89%) Manufacturing
2 20 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.78%) Billing
4 9 (4.00%) Electronics
5 5 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (1.33%) Local Government
6 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.33%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (12.89%) Architect
2 26 (11.56%) Developer
3 25 (11.11%) Consultant
4 24 (10.67%) Configuration Engineer
5 23 (10.22%) Release and Configuration Engineer
5 23 (10.22%) Release Engineer
6 19 (8.44%) Java Architect
7 18 (8.00%) Java Consultant
8 16 (7.11%) Analyst
8 16 (7.11%) Quality Engineer
9 15 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.22%) Coordinator
11 13 (5.78%) Project Manager
12 12 (5.33%) Incident Coordinator
12 12 (5.33%) Lead Software Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Java Developer
13 10 (4.44%) Test Engineer
14 9 (4.00%) Quality Manager
15 8 (3.56%) Security Architect
16 7 (3.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.11%) .NET
2 13 (5.78%) Web Services
3 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (2.22%) REST
4 5 (2.22%) Spring
5 4 (1.78%) CSS
5 4 (1.78%) EJB
5 4 (1.78%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (1.78%) HTML
5 4 (1.78%) J2EE
5 4 (1.78%) Java EE 5
5 4 (1.78%) JAX-WS
5 4 (1.78%) JDBC
5 4 (1.78%) JMS
5 4 (1.78%) JSF
5 4 (1.78%) XML
6 3 (1.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.33%) JSON
6 3 (1.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (4.00%) Replication
4 8 (3.56%) Smartcard
5 7 (3.11%) Life Science
5 7 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.67%) CMDB
6 6 (2.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.67%) PMI
7 5 (2.22%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.33%) Statistics
9 2 (0.89%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.89%) NHS
10 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.44%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.78%) Windows
2 7 (3.11%) Linux
3 6 (2.67%) Unix
4 2 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (35.56%) ITIL
3 50 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 40 (17.78%) UML
5 39 (17.33%) Service Management
6 38 (16.89%) High Availability
7 37 (16.44%) V-Model
8 30 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 27 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 23 (10.22%) Incident Management
11 22 (9.78%) Service Delivery
12 21 (9.33%) Information Security
12 21 (9.33%) Quality Management
13 19 (8.44%) Problem Management
14 17 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (7.56%) PRINCE2
15 16 (7.11%) Project Management
16 15 (6.67%) Internal Audit
17 14 (6.22%) Validation
18 13 (5.78%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.33%) Java
2 26 (11.56%) SQL
3 15 (6.67%) C#
4 10 (4.44%) C
5 7 (3.11%) Groovy
5 7 (3.11%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.11%) Python
6 6 (2.67%) C++
6 6 (2.67%) VB
7 4 (1.78%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.89%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.89%) Embedded C++
8 2 (0.89%) VC++
9 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (23.56%) Security Cleared
2 42 (18.67%) SC Cleared
3 41 (18.22%) Degree
4 13 (5.78%) CISA
4 13 (5.78%) CISM
4 13 (5.78%) CISSP
5 9 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.56%) IISP
7 7 (3.11%) ISEB
8 6 (2.67%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (2.67%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.78%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.78%) HNC
9 4 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.33%) HND
11 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.44%) MCDST
12 1 (0.44%) PMP
12 1 (0.44%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (26.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (22.67%) TickIT
3 43 (19.11%) ISO 14001
4 20 (8.89%) QA
5 15 (6.67%) PCI DSS
6 11 (4.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (4.44%) SLA
8 8 (3.56%) ISAE 3402
8 8 (3.56%) ISO27005
9 7 (3.11%) IEC 61508
10 4 (1.78%) NEBOSH
11 3 (1.33%) COBIT
11 3 (1.33%) ISO13485
12 2 (0.89%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.44%) COSO
13 1 (0.44%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 12207
13 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
13 1 (0.44%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.22%) Oracle
3 15 (6.67%) HP
4 14 (6.22%) IBM
5 10 (4.44%) Cisco
6 8 (3.56%) ArcSight
6 8 (3.56%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (3.56%) Intel Security
6 8 (3.56%) Qualys
6 8 (3.56%) Tripwire
7 6 (2.67%) SAP
7 6 (2.67%) Sun
7 6 (2.67%) VMware
8 5 (2.22%) LogRhythm
9 4 (1.78%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.89%) NCR
10 2 (0.89%) Perforce
11 1 (0.44%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.44%) Mercator
11 1 (0.44%) Remedy
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: NEG
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago