Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 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 9000
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 859 868
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -51
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 20 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.024% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 24
UK median daily rate £370 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -25.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £333
90th Percentile £548 £463 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £438
% change year-on-year +36.36% -37.14% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 12318 12178 13525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.40% 11.47% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8081 7863 8641
UK median daily rate £438 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.62% +0.13%
10th Percentile £256 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 450 474
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £23.17 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +7.51% +7.75%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £51.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.01% +7.75%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 9000 over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISO 9000 in the UK

ISO 9000
Top 11 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 21 October 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 +28 15 £373 -17.22% 2
UK excluding London +37 13 £375 +36.36% 1
London +2 4 £369 -18.06% 1
South East +16 3 £370 - 1
East of England -27 3 - -
Midlands +39 2 - -
Scotland +18 2 £375 +36.36%
South West +16 2 £775 +129.63%
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 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 9000.

1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) CMMI
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Velocity
4 3 (15.00%) Def Stans
4 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) TQM
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) PMI
4 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.00%) 802.11
5 2 (10.00%) NCR
5 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
5 2 (10.00%) GSM

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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) 802.11
1 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (10.00%) GSM
1 2 (10.00%) NFC
1 2 (10.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) German Language
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Electrical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) ERP Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Records Management Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Velocity
2 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
1 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (20.00%) CMMI
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Management
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) TQM
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Lean Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) QMS
4 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.00%) HNC
3 2 (10.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Def Stans
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) NCR
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Vermilion