Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 9000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 9000 over the 6 months to 25 February 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 9000
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 852 816 857
Rank change year-on-year -36 +41 -24
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 14 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.037% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 18
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -35.38%
10th Percentile £463 £353 £329
90th Percentile £493 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £388 £420
% change year-on-year +24.19% -7.74% -37.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

ISO 9000 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 12,943 11,083 12,785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.95% 11.64% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,456 7,266 8,042
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £258 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £625 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 387 449
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -14.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £11.64 £11.00 £11.37
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.85 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.45 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -10.20% +14.98%

ISO 9000
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 9000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 9000 in the UK

ISO 9000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 9000.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 9000 in the UK

ISO 9000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 9000 in the UK

ISO 9000
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 9000 over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISO 9000 in the UK

ISO 9000
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 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
England -41 14 £475 +18.75% 15
UK excluding London -5 10 £481 +24.19% 15
Midlands +15 4 £481 +35.56% 2
West Midlands +15 4 £481 - 2
London -32 4 £475 +18.75%
South East -13 3 - - 6
East of England -23 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 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 with a requirement for ISO 9000.

1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) CMMI
2 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (42.86%) Def Stans
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CMDB
3 5 (35.71%) Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) Six Sigma
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Document Management
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) NFC
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Lean Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) QMS
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) 802.11
6 2 (14.29%) NCR
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2

ISO 9000
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) 802.11
1 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
1 2 (14.29%) GSM
1 2 (14.29%) NFC
1 2 (14.29%) UMTS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Radio Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) CMDB
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) CMMI
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 5 (35.71%) Data Management
2 5 (35.71%) Six Sigma
3 3 (21.43%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) FMEA
4 2 (14.29%) Lean Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) QMS
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) BPR
5 1 (7.14%) DSDM
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) SSADM
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CAPM
4 1 (7.14%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (7.14%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Def Stans
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.14%) COBIT
4 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) NCR
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Vermilion