The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 148 149
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1  
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.26% 1.75% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £253 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £325 £361
% change year-on-year -4.23% -9.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  

ISO 9001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 266 400 472
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 9.17% 10.50% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 230 254
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £269 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 29
Median hourly rate £13.00 £37.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.33% +137.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

ISO 9001
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ISO 9001 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 9001 in the North West

ISO 9001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 9001 in the North West

ISO 9001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 9001 in the North West

ISO 9001
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +25 4 - -
Manchester +11 2 - - 4
ISO 9001
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ISO 9001.

1 4 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management

ISO 9001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Assurance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Ericsson