Period
to 20 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 9001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 20 September 2020 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 9001
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 475 761 830
Rank change year-on-year +286 +69 -81
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 27 64 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.072% 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% 0.70% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 52 35
Median daily rate £291 £331 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.30% -26.39% +32.35%
10th Percentile £206 £201 £213
90th Percentile £548 £437 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -6.14% -17.65% +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £24.50 £38.25 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.95% -3.16% +21.54%
10th Percentile £19.14 £20.88 £30.85
90th Percentile £34.05 £47.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £38.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -35.95% -3.16% +31.67%

ISO 9001 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 3,062 9,145 11,494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.50% 10.30% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,781 5,616 7,310
Median daily rate £465 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £258 £225 £254
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 412 397
Median hourly rate £25.67 £21.42 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.85% +1.98% -4.11%
10th Percentile £10.94 £10.89 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.84 £54.88 £50.04
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.98 £20.04
% change year-on-year -6.17% +19.68% -4.97%

ISO 9001
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 9001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO 9001.

Daily rate trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ISO 9001.

Hourly rate trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 2020. 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 +301 25 £291 -12.08% 33
London +239 15 £275 -15.38% 8
UK excluding London +247 12 £329 -6.14% 29
South East +202 6 £540 +31.31% 12
Work from Home -55 5 £540 +66.15% 3
North of England +130 3 £215 -33.85% 5
North West +87 2 - - 1
Scotland +84 2 £291 -17.00% 3
East of England +95 1 - - 3
Yorkshire +83 1 £215 -33.85% 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) SAP
5 8 (29.63%) ERP
5 8 (29.63%) ISMS
5 8 (29.63%) Infor
6 7 (25.93%) QA
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) ISO 14001
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Information Security
8 5 (18.52%) Quality Management
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
9 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (14.81%) GDPR
9 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
9 4 (14.81%) Java
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Degree
9 4 (14.81%) CAD
9 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) Telecoms

ISO 9001
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 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ENOVIA
1 1 (3.70%) ReMetrica
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
1 1 (3.70%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
1 2 (7.41%) Tricentis Tosca
2 1 (3.70%) Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.70%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) Modbus
1 3 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
1 3 (11.11%) Wireless
1 3 (11.11%) WLAN
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) SonarQube
2 2 (7.41%) Appium
2 2 (7.41%) JMeter
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) TestNG
2 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Designer
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Designer
3 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Payments Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) REST
1 2 (7.41%) SOAP
1 2 (7.41%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
2 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (11.11%) Fibre Optics
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (11.11%) Smartcard
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) CESG
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) CentOS
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ERP
1 8 (29.63%) ISMS
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 5 (18.52%) Quality Management
2 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
3 4 (14.81%) CAD
3 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Security Management
4 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java 8
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) BICSI Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) RIBA
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CISA
3 2 (7.41%) CISM
3 2 (7.41%) IISP
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.70%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ECDL
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.93%) QA
3 6 (22.22%) ISO 14001
4 4 (14.81%) GDPR
4 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
4 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (11.11%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (11.11%) ISO 22301
5 3 (11.11%) ISO 31000
5 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (11.11%) NIST
6 2 (7.41%) SLA
7 1 (3.70%) AQAP
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (3.70%) NCSC
7 1 (3.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) IBM Guardium
1 3 (11.11%) Nessus
1 3 (11.11%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) SAP
4 8 (29.63%) Infor
5 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (11.11%) Centrify
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) Imperva
5 3 (11.11%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) Qualys
5 3 (11.11%) Splunk
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) Trend Micro
5 3 (11.11%) Tripwire
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.70%) Databricks
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy