Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 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 9001
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 779 815 757
Rank change year-on-year +36 -58 -50
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 70 82 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 0.68% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 54
UK median daily rate £375 £425 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.95% +7.23%
10th Percentile £172 £228 £177
90th Percentile £530 £530 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £425 £349
% change year-on-year -7.06% +21.95% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 10
UK median hourly rate £38.25 £37.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.68% -0.67% -12.79%
10th Percentile £25.03 £30.80 £23.55
90th Percentile £46.49 £40.53 £50.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.16% +12.86% -18.60%

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 9,589 12,098 11,291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.38% 11.61% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,932 7,721 7,311
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 397 371
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.09% +15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.15 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £22.40 £19.25
% change year-on-year +12.14% +16.36% -14.44%

ISO 9001
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 9001.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Top 14 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 21 July 2019. 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 +56 67 £375 -14.29% 113
UK excluding London +6 53 £395 -7.06% 112
London +61 16 £325 -33.33% 5
South East +16 16 £425 - 23
South West -17 12 £400 +166.67% 17
North of England +26 10 £325 +1.56% 32
Midlands +17 10 £370 -12.94% 27
West Midlands +14 7 £350 -17.65% 19
North West +23 6 £345 - 16
Yorkshire +31 4 £325 +1.56% 7
East Midlands +23 3 £370 -1.99% 8
East of England -5 3 - - 9
Scotland +23 1 £350 +55.56% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 32 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (35.71%) Quality Management
3 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (21.43%) Windows
5 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
6 12 (17.14%) ISO 14001
6 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (17.14%) ITIL
6 12 (17.14%) Internal Audit
7 11 (15.71%) QA
7 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
8 10 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 10 (14.29%) Finance
9 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.86%) Information Security
9 9 (12.86%) Service Management
9 9 (12.86%) QMS
10 8 (11.43%) Change Control
10 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
10 8 (11.43%) C#
10 8 (11.43%) GDPR
10 8 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 7 (10.00%) Business Continuity

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 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) Confluence
3 2 (2.86%) Documentum
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Office 365
2 4 (5.71%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (5.71%) G Suite
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) LAN
2 3 (4.29%) NFC
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
3 2 (2.86%) Broadband
3 2 (2.86%) Intranet
3 2 (2.86%) Modbus
4 1 (1.43%) BGP
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.43%) IPsec
4 1 (1.43%) OSPF
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) SNMP
4 1 (1.43%) SSL
4 1 (1.43%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) Power BI
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
1 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.29%) Finance
3 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.14%) Legal
5 3 (4.29%) Back Office
6 2 (2.86%) Military
7 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (1.43%) Electronics
7 1 (1.43%) Local Government
7 1 (1.43%) Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (12.86%) Analyst
2 7 (10.00%) Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Quality Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Backend Developer
6 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.29%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Operations Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Payments Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.86%) JFC
4 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) CSS3
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (1.43%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.43%) React
4 1 (1.43%) Sass
4 1 (1.43%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.86%) Digital TV
5 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.43%) CMDB
6 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Solaris
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Quality Management
2 12 (17.14%) Internal Audit
2 12 (17.14%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 9 (12.86%) Information Security
4 9 (12.86%) QMS
4 9 (12.86%) Service Management
4 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.43%) Change Control
6 7 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 6 (8.57%) Process Improvement
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
8 5 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) C#
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
3 4 (5.71%) Java
4 3 (4.29%) C
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (8.57%) CISA
2 6 (8.57%) CISSP
2 6 (8.57%) Degree
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (4.29%) CCSP
5 3 (4.29%) CISM
5 3 (4.29%) CLAS
5 3 (4.29%) CREST Certified
5 3 (4.29%) CRISC
5 3 (4.29%) IISP
6 2 (2.86%) CCNA
6 2 (2.86%) HNC
6 2 (2.86%) HND
7 1 (1.43%) MCSA
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (17.14%) ISO 14001
3 11 (15.71%) QA
4 8 (11.43%) GDPR
5 6 (8.57%) NCSC
5 6 (8.57%) NIST
6 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
7 4 (5.71%) ISO 13485
7 4 (5.71%) ISO 22301
7 4 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (4.29%) COBIT
8 3 (4.29%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (4.29%) ISO 31000
8 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 3 (4.29%) JSP 440
8 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (4.29%) SLA
9 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
9 2 (2.86%) PMO
9 2 (2.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) IBM Guardium
1 3 (4.29%) Nessus
1 3 (4.29%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Google
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
4 4 (5.71%) IBM
4 4 (5.71%) Mitel
4 4 (5.71%) SAP
5 3 (4.29%) ArcSight
5 3 (4.29%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (4.29%) Centrify
5 3 (4.29%) Imperva
5 3 (4.29%) McAfee
5 3 (4.29%) Okta
5 3 (4.29%) Qualys
5 3 (4.29%) Splunk
5 3 (4.29%) Trend Micro
5 3 (4.29%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.86%) Siemens
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) BT