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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO 9001
Rank 429 416 391
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 155 137 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.90% 3.68% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 103 85
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 29
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.23 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.16% -47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.03 £16.20 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.23 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+74.16% -47.00%

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
3977 3718 3214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.79% 7.72% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 2202 1807
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 138 221
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.82 £10.93 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -4 149 £400 - 130
South West -7 41 £425 +13.33% 23
London -30 40 £425 +6.25% 24
City of London -7 32 £425 +6.25% 15
East of England +27 31 £425 +46.55% 23
Devon -2 31 £399 -5.62%
Exeter +11 26 £399 +6.33%
South East +3 24 £300 -21.15% 50
Cambridgeshire +6 19 £438 +297.72% 7
Hampshire -15 12 £238 -47.22% 20
Peterborough - 12 £438 - 2
Hertfordshire +8 8 £325 +12.06% 9
Cambridge +1 6 £425 +286.36% 4
Wiltshire -3 4 £523 - 11
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £300 +16.50% 2
Southampton -11 4 - - 12
Essex +8 3 £325 -18.75%
Berkshire -4 3 £275 -24.13% 12
Surrey - 3 - - 4
Scotland - 3 £250 - 2
East Midlands +10 2 £365 - 4
Reading +6 2 £275 -15.38% 6
West Midlands +3 2 - - 2
Birmingham -1 2 - - 1
Corsham - 2 £390 -
Croydon - 2 £253 -
Edinburgh - 2 - - 1
Watford - 2 £400 - 3
West Sussex - 2 £348 - 2
Bristol -5 1 £448 +44.35% 1

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 82 (25.47%) Security Cleared
2 78 (24.22%) ITIL
3 72 (22.36%) Kindle
4 69 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (20.50%) SC Cleared
6 65 (20.19%) Finance
7 64 (19.88%) ISO 14001
8 61 (18.94%) Summit
9 57 (17.70%) SQL
10 49 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 43 (13.35%) Banking
12 42 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 32 (9.94%) Windows
14 30 (9.32%) .NET
14 30 (9.32%) Degree
15 27 (8.39%) JavaScript
15 27 (8.39%) Service Management
16 26 (8.07%) Project Management
16 26 (8.07%) C
16 26 (8.07%) PRINCE2
16 26 (8.07%) Business Analysis
17 25 (7.76%) Oracle
18 24 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (7.14%) SQL Server
19 23 (7.14%) HTML
19 23 (7.14%) Java
19 23 (7.14%) ETL
20 22 (6.83%) C#
20 22 (6.83%) MS Office
20 22 (6.83%) CSS

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.11%) CMS
3 7 (2.17%) SugarCRM
4 6 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.86%) JBoss
4 6 (1.86%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.86%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.62%) WordPress
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.31%) Drupal
6 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) TeamSite
Applications
1 22 (6.83%) MS Office
2 18 (5.59%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.86%) MS Project
4 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) Simulink
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.31%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 61 (18.94%) Summit
2 11 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.62%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.62%) Magento
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.31%) Staffware
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.66%) Internet
2 12 (3.73%) Firewall
3 11 (3.42%) VoIP
4 10 (3.11%) VLAN
5 7 (2.17%) Broadband
6 4 (1.24%) WAN
6 4 (1.24%) HTTP
6 4 (1.24%) DNS
7 3 (0.93%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.93%) 3G
7 3 (0.93%) Wireless
7 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.93%) GSM
7 3 (0.93%) LAN
7 3 (0.93%) SMTP
7 3 (0.93%) LDAP
7 3 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.62%) 4G
8 2 (0.62%) XCAP
8 2 (0.62%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.73%) BusinessObjects XI
5 11 (3.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 11 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.55%) OLAP
8 5 (1.55%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (1.24%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.62%) DB2
12 1 (0.31%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.31%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.04%) JIRA
2 8 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (1.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.86%) Selenium
5 5 (1.55%) Subversion
6 4 (1.24%) MSI
6 4 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.93%) Maven
7 3 (0.93%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.93%) JUnit
7 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.93%) Hudson
7 3 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.62%) Spock
8 2 (0.62%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.62%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.62%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.62%) RequisitePro
General
1 65 (20.19%) Finance
2 43 (13.35%) Banking
3 16 (4.97%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.66%) Publishing
5 12 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.73%) Marketing
6 10 (3.11%) Retail
7 8 (2.48%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.17%) Electronics
9 5 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.55%) Back Office
10 4 (1.24%) Legal
11 3 (0.93%) Local Government
12 2 (0.62%) Automotive
13 1 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.31%) Avionics
13 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 90 (27.95%) Analyst
2 53 (16.46%) Business Analyst
3 41 (12.73%) Developer
4 32 (9.94%) Consultant
5 27 (8.39%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.90%) Architect
7 13 (4.04%) Test Analyst
8 12 (3.73%) Data Analyst
9 11 (3.42%) Service Manager
9 11 (3.42%) Tester
10 9 (2.80%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.48%) Data Consultant
11 8 (2.48%) Technical Business Analyst
11 8 (2.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.17%) Transition Manager
12 7 (2.17%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.17%) Master Data Consultant
12 7 (2.17%) Service Transition Manager
13 6 (1.86%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.32%) .NET
2 23 (7.14%) HTML
3 22 (6.83%) CSS
4 21 (6.52%) Web Services
4 21 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 17 (5.28%) HTML5
6 16 (4.97%) CSS3
7 14 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.73%) jQuery
9 9 (2.80%) XML
10 6 (1.86%) RESTful
11 5 (1.55%) Spring
12 4 (1.24%) XSLT
12 4 (1.24%) OpenGL
12 4 (1.24%) JSON
13 3 (0.93%) LINQ
13 3 (0.93%) Apache Camel
14 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (0.62%) REST
14 2 (0.62%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (22.36%) Kindle
2 24 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 12 (3.73%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.42%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.11%) iPad
7 9 (2.80%) PMI
8 8 (2.48%) Derivative
9 7 (2.17%) DTV
10 6 (1.86%) Replication
10 6 (1.86%) RIA
11 5 (1.55%) CMDB
12 4 (1.24%) SWIFT
12 4 (1.24%) User Experience
13 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.93%) Open Source
13 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.94%) Windows
2 16 (4.97%) Linux
3 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (4.04%) UNIX
4 7 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.24%) Solaris
5 4 (1.24%) Android
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) zOS
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.22%) ITIL
2 69 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (8.39%) Service Management
4 26 (8.07%) Project Management
4 26 (8.07%) PRINCE2
4 26 (8.07%) Business Analysis
5 23 (7.14%) ETL
6 22 (6.83%) Scrum
7 19 (5.90%) CRM
8 18 (5.59%) Test Scripting
9 17 (5.28%) Information Security
9 17 (5.28%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.66%) Migration
11 14 (4.35%) Problem Management
12 13 (4.04%) Software Testing
12 13 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (3.73%) Quality Management
13 12 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (3.73%) Project Planning
13 12 (3.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.70%) SQL
2 27 (8.39%) JavaScript
3 26 (8.07%) C
4 23 (7.14%) Java
5 22 (6.83%) C#
6 12 (3.73%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 11 (3.42%) C++
8 9 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.86%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.24%) PHP
11 4 (1.24%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.93%) Perl
13 2 (0.62%) Python
13 2 (0.62%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.62%) Lua
13 2 (0.62%) Groovy
14 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (25.47%) Security Cleared
2 66 (20.50%) SC Cleared
3 30 (9.32%) Degree
4 13 (4.04%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.04%) ISEB
5 11 (3.42%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.48%) PMP
7 5 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.55%) MCSE
8 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.24%) CISSP
8 4 (1.24%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (1.24%) CCSA
9 3 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.93%) SSCP
9 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.93%) MCP
9 3 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (19.88%) ISO 14001
2 42 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.28%) QA
4 8 (2.48%) SLA
5 7 (2.17%) ISO 9000
6 6 (1.86%) TickIT
6 6 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.24%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.31%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.35%) XenServer
3 12 (3.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.24%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.48%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.62%) Control-M
5 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.76%) Oracle
3 21 (6.52%) VMware
4 19 (5.90%) Business Objects
4 19 (5.90%) Citrix
5 18 (5.59%) HP
5 18 (5.59%) Cisco
6 17 (5.28%) IBM
7 10 (3.11%) Apple
7 10 (3.11%) LANDesk
8 9 (2.80%) ServiceNow
8 9 (2.80%) WatchGuard
9 8 (2.48%) SAP
9 8 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.17%) Unica
10 7 (2.17%) Neolane
11 6 (1.86%) Sun
11 6 (1.86%) Lotus
11 6 (1.86%) Remedy
12 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Platform People
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 9-15 Per Hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £30 per month + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £230 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + uP TO £30 PH doe
Posted: 16 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa
Posted: 20 days ago