The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO 9001
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 106
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £216 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
-50.05% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-70.52% +75.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
219 206 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.14% 7.80% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 134 96
Median daily rate £425 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £300 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £537 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 19
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £10.59 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.12 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 9001 across the West Midlands region.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 across the West Midlands region.

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands