Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BS7799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BS7799 over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BS 7799
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 820 875
Contract jobs citing BS7799 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.029% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
England median daily rate - £250 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -46.88%
UK median daily rate £475 £250 £206
% change year-on-year +90.10% +21.21% -48.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BS7799 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10,895 10,515 11,126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.67% 11.83% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,963 6,877 7,281
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £230
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.88% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 322 394
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.05% -10.00% +6.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.66 £11.03
90th Percentile £52.60 £48.63 £47.43
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +4.53%

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BS7799 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BS7799 in England

BS7799
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BS7799 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BS7799 in England

BS7799
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BS7799 in England