Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 169
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 20000 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median daily rate - - £160
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -21.95% -3.53%

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 579 736 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.44% 14.98% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 447 241
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.47% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £171 £190 £149
90th Percentile £581 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 14
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.90 £16.78
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.67 £40.43
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £21.11 £21.50
% change year-on-year -0.53% -1.83% -15.69%

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