Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ISO/IEC 20000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 20000 over the 6 months to 21 November 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/IEC 20000 (supersedes BS 15000)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 189 177
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 +20
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.019% 0.020% 0.093%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.14% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Scotland median daily rate £400 £475 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +196.88% -46.67%
10th Percentile £375 £463 £155
90th Percentile £425 £488 £169
UK median daily rate £469 £370 £400
% change year-on-year +26.69% -7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £37.49 £50.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -25.03% +23.46% -4.71%

ISO/IEC 20000 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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 683 728 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.87% 14.48% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 418 315
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £170 £153
90th Percentile £538 £546 £492
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 23
Scotland median hourly rate £17.75 £18.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.70% -25.50% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.59 £13.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £34.55 £45.05 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year +8.80% -12.42% +1.49%

ISO/IEC 20000
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 20000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 20000 in Scotland

ISO/IEC 20000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 20000 in Scotland

ISO/IEC 20000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 20000 in Scotland

ISO/IEC 20000
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Edinburgh -6 1 £400 -15.79%
ISO/IEC 20000
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 20000.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

ISO/IEC 20000
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001