Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 12207 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 12207 over the 6 months to 21 November 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/IEC 12207
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 874 887
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.023% 0.059% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
UK median daily rate £650 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.11% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £363 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO/IEC 12207 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 13124 11893 13444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.73% 11.36% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8570 7755 8484
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £255 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £388
% change year-on-year +1.91% +1.29% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 417 477
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.42% +1.49% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.78 £11.40
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.10 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +12.82%

ISO/IEC 12207
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 12207 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 12207 in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 12207 in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 12207 in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +14 3 £650 +113.11% 1
London -20 3 £650 +113.11% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 12207.

1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation

ISO/IEC 12207
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Research Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Research Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001