Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 15288 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 15288 over the 6 months to 23 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 15288
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 877 848
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.031% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
UK median daily rate - £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.07% +36.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £513
% change year-on-year - -17.07% +36.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO/IEC 15288 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 10,495 12,958 11,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.68% 12.78% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,559 8,455 7,316
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £225
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 351 390
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% - -15.69%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.64 £10.99
90th Percentile £48.45 £57.50 £49.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.45
% change year-on-year -6.68% +0.22% -11.96%

ISO/IEC 15288
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 15288 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 15288 in the UK

ISO/IEC 15288
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 15288 in the UK

ISO/IEC 15288
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 15288 in the UK