Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO 9001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 21 May 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.

ISO 9001
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 724 655
Rank change year-on-year -39 -69 -20
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 95 84 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.83% 0.87% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 119
England median daily rate £450 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -22.50% +0.63%
10th Percentile £315 £155 £230
90th Percentile £525 £481 £575
UK median daily rate £438 £310 £400
% change year-on-year +41.13% -22.50% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 27
England median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -23.08% +22.97%
10th Percentile £35.50 £18.63 £34.60
90th Percentile £39.50 £45.00 £53.83
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year - -17.58% +22.97%

ISO 9001 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 11,428 9,657 11,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.42% 11.59% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,421 6,302 7,195
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £238
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £431 £400
% change year-on-year +4.35% +7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 327 384
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.17 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.28% -7.63% +10.45%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.90 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.43 £52.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.36%

ISO 9001
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISO 9001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 9001 in England

ISO 9001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 9001 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 9001 in England

ISO 9001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 9001 in England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 9001 in England

ISO 9001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 9001 in England

ISO 9001
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -17 28 £400 +7.53% 35
East of England +25 23 £475 - 7
Midlands -5 19 £425 +157.58% 11
West Midlands - 14 £425 - 9
London -77 13 £525 +27.27% 17
South West -3 6 £250 -32.43% 13
Yorkshire -9 6 £475 +58.33% 8
North of England -19 6 £475 +53.23% 30
East Midlands -17 5 £368 +122.73% 2
ISO 9001
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for ISO 9001.

1 39 (41.05%) ITIL
2 35 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.21%) Management Information System
4 23 (24.21%) Degree
5 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 19 (20.00%) Information Security
7 19 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (18.95%) Process Improvement
8 18 (18.95%) Windows
8 18 (18.95%) Configuration Management
9 17 (17.89%) Military
9 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (17.89%) SC Cleared
9 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (16.84%) Customer Requirements
10 16 (16.84%) Programme Management
10 16 (16.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 16 (16.84%) C
11 15 (15.79%) Change Management
11 15 (15.79%) Firewall
11 15 (15.79%) Data Management
12 14 (14.74%) Information Management
12 14 (14.74%) PDM
12 14 (14.74%) CMDB
12 14 (14.74%) VMware
12 14 (14.74%) SQL Server

ISO 9001
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (13.68%) IIS
2 11 (11.58%) Confluence
3 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) Documentum
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (16.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Demantra
1 2 (2.11%) Primavera
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.05%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (1.05%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.05%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.58%) NuGet
3 9 (9.47%) IaaS
3 9 (9.47%) PaaS
4 4 (4.21%) Office 365
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.79%) Firewall
2 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.26%) Network Security
4 3 (3.16%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (3.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (3.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (3.16%) MPLS
4 3 (3.16%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.05%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) DNS
5 1 (1.05%) Internet
5 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.05%) EDMS
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Git (software)
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.58%) Eclipse
3 11 (11.58%) JIRA
3 11 (11.58%) Maven
3 11 (11.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (11.58%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.11%) Selenium
4 2 (2.11%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.05%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.05%) Toad
General
1 17 (17.89%) Military
2 10 (10.53%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Legal
3 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Marketing
4 3 (3.16%) Law
4 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) Analyst
2 14 (14.74%) Configuration Analyst
2 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 14 (14.74%) Data Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Consultant
5 10 (10.53%) Service Desk Manager
5 10 (10.53%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Designer
6 6 (6.32%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Performance Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.26%) Service Performance Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) GDPR Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Process Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) .NET
1 11 (11.58%) .NET Core
1 11 (11.58%) REST
2 3 (3.16%) WAP
3 1 (1.05%) MDX
3 1 (1.05%) MFC
3 1 (1.05%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.05%) WinForms
3 1 (1.05%) WPF
3 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Management Information System
2 19 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (14.74%) CMDB
4 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.16%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.11%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.11%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.05%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.05%) Derivative
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
7 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
2 13 (13.68%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) HPUX
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Unix
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) ITIL
2 19 (20.00%) Information Security
3 18 (18.95%) Configuration Management
3 18 (18.95%) Process Improvement
4 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (16.84%) Customer Requirements
5 16 (16.84%) Programme Management
6 15 (15.79%) Change Management
6 15 (15.79%) Data Management
7 14 (14.74%) Change Control
7 14 (14.74%) Information Management
7 14 (14.74%) PDM
8 13 (13.68%) Project Management
8 13 (13.68%) Quality Management
9 12 (12.63%) Multithreading
9 12 (12.63%) Risk Management
9 12 (12.63%) TDD
10 11 (11.58%) Low Latency
10 11 (11.58%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) C
2 12 (12.63%) C#
2 12 (12.63%) C++
3 11 (11.58%) CQL
3 11 (11.58%) Java
4 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.16%) SQL
5 2 (2.11%) Python
6 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.05%) VBA
6 1 (1.05%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Degree
2 20 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 17 (17.89%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.58%) CISSP
5 8 (8.42%) CISM
6 7 (7.37%) CISA
7 6 (6.32%) DV Cleared
8 5 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (4.21%) HNC
10 3 (3.16%) GSLC
10 3 (3.16%) HND
10 3 (3.16%) IRCA
11 2 (2.11%) CREST Certified
11 2 (2.11%) IISP
12 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
12 1 (1.05%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (1.05%) CRISC
12 1 (1.05%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.74%) Def Stans
3 12 (12.63%) GDPR
3 12 (12.63%) PCI DSS
4 10 (10.53%) ISO 14001
5 9 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (8.42%) QA
7 7 (7.37%) SLA
8 6 (6.32%) ISO 22301
9 3 (3.16%) ISO 31000
10 2 (2.11%) IEC 62304
10 2 (2.11%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (2.11%) ISO 13485
10 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
10 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (2.11%) PMO
10 2 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (1.05%) ISO 9002
11 1 (1.05%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.11%) XenApp
3 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) Opsview
2 2 (2.11%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (2.11%) Nessus
2 2 (2.11%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (1.05%) Ansible
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.05%) Puppet
3 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) VMware
3 6 (6.32%) Cisco
4 5 (5.26%) Oracle
4 5 (5.26%) Qualys
4 5 (5.26%) Splunk
5 3 (3.16%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.16%) F5
5 3 (3.16%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.16%) Palo Alto
5 3 (3.16%) Tufin
6 2 (2.11%) Apple
6 2 (2.11%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (2.11%) IBM
6 2 (2.11%) Imperva
6 2 (2.11%) McAfee
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.11%) Sun
6 2 (2.11%) Tripwire