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 3 months to 26 May 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 9001
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 545 561
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16  
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 48 115 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.90% 1.88% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 74 40
Median daily rate £372 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £491 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £325 £355
% change year-on-year +14.46% -8.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +14.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £33.00 £33.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.35 £46.44 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.97% +14.66%  

ISO 9001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 5306 6111 6299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.47% 11.37% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3427 3943 3980
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 202 187
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +11.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £27.00 £21.78
% change year-on-year -1.85% +23.99%  

ISO 9001
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO 9001 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 26 May 2017.

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 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 46 £372 +14.46% 47
South West -9 12 £375 +19.04% 5
South East +4 9 £372 -8.43% 5
Wiltshire +2 8 £170 -26.08% 1
Swindon - 8 £170 -
East Midlands -17 7 £400 -11.11% 2
Leicestershire -7 5 £400 +8.84% 1
Tyne and Wear +38 4 £310 +16.43% 1
North West +32 4 - - 13
North East +31 4 £310 +16.43% 2
London +9 4 £800 +220.00% 7
Leicester -8 4 £400 +8.84% 1
Devon -8 4 £375 +2.73% 1
Hook +17 3 £372 +3.04%
Hampshire +13 3 £372 -2.23% 1
Exeter -7 3 £375 +2.73% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +33 2 £310 +15.88% 1
West Sussex +22 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £300 - 1
Manchester +12 2 - - 7
Crawley +6 2 - - 1
Surrey -1 2 £375 -6.25% 1
East of England -6 2 - - 7
Cheshire - 2 - - 4
Derbyshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
Derby - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £300 -
Oldham - 2 - -
Sunderland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 22 (22.22%) ISO 14001
2 21 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (21.21%) Oracle
3 19 (19.19%) Quality Management
4 18 (18.18%) Finance
4 18 (18.18%) QMS
5 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.17%) ITIL
6 16 (16.16%) Windows
6 16 (16.16%) SQL
7 15 (15.15%) Unix
7 15 (15.15%) Project Management
8 14 (14.14%) Linux
8 14 (14.14%) Manufacturing
9 13 (13.13%) Change Management
9 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
9 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
9 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
10 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 12 (12.12%) Retail
11 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
11 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.10%) ITIL V3
12 10 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (10.10%) Change Control
12 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
12 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
12 10 (10.10%) jQuery
12 10 (10.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 10 (10.10%) 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 7 (7.07%) CMS
2 6 (6.06%) ColdFusion
2 6 (6.06%) Railo
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.03%) Documentum
6 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (4.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.01%) CATIA
6 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (5.05%) Demantra
3 5 (5.05%) SnowdropKCS
4 2 (2.02%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.01%) Primavera
5 1 (1.01%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.01%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.03%) Broadband
3 3 (3.03%) PPP
4 2 (2.02%) Firewall
4 2 (2.02%) LAN
4 2 (2.02%) Network Security
4 2 (2.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.01%) Fast Ethernet
5 1 (1.01%) FlexRay
5 1 (1.01%) HSRP
5 1 (1.01%) IPsec
5 1 (1.01%) Multicast
5 1 (1.01%) NAS
5 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.01%) Profibus
5 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.01%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.10%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.02%) DTS
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.02%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.01%) EDMS
9 1 (1.01%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.07%) JIRA
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.06%) Hudson
3 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.04%) Subversion
5 3 (3.03%) Ant
5 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.03%) Maven
6 2 (2.02%) JDeveloper
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (18.18%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Manufacturing
3 12 (12.12%) Retail
4 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.04%) Back Office
5 4 (4.04%) Publishing
6 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 2 (2.02%) Local Government
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
7 1 (1.01%) Avionics
7 1 (1.01%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (19.19%) Analyst
2 15 (15.15%) Developer
3 9 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.06%) Transition Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Development Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Development Support Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Quality Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.03%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (3.03%) Service Transition Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Software Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) CSS
1 10 (10.10%) HTML
1 10 (10.10%) jQuery
2 9 (9.09%) HTML5
3 6 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (5.05%) .NET
4 5 (5.05%) XML
5 4 (4.04%) Software Packaging
6 3 (3.03%) CSS3
6 3 (3.03%) JSP
7 1 (1.01%) ISPF
7 1 (1.01%) JSON
7 1 (1.01%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.05%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.03%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.02%) Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.02%) Replication
6 2 (2.02%) User Experience
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.01%) Frameworx
7 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) NHS
7 1 (1.01%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.16%) Windows
2 15 (15.15%) Unix
3 14 (14.14%) Linux
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.05%) HPUX
5 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.01%) MVS
7 1 (1.01%) ThreadX
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.01%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Quality Management
2 18 (18.18%) QMS
3 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.17%) ITIL
4 15 (15.15%) Project Management
5 13 (13.13%) Change Management
5 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.10%) Change Control
6 10 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (10.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 10 (10.10%) ITIL V3
7 9 (9.09%) Content Management
8 7 (7.07%) Service Management
9 6 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) Document Management
9 6 (6.06%) Logistics
9 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.06%) Web Design
10 5 (5.05%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.07%) C#
3 7 (7.07%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.06%) C
5 5 (5.05%) Java
6 3 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.01%) Python
7 1 (1.01%) REXX
7 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) ISEB
5 3 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.03%) HNC
5 3 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.02%) EXIN
6 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.01%) ACCA
7 1 (1.01%) CCNP
7 1 (1.01%) CCSP
7 1 (1.01%) CIMA
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.22%) ISO 14001
2 21 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (9.09%) QA
4 3 (3.03%) NEBOSH
4 3 (3.03%) SLA
4 3 (3.03%) TickIT
5 2 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.02%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.01%) BS7799
6 1 (1.01%) ISO13485
6 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.01%) vCloud
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.01%) vSphere
3 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.02%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.01%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Oracle
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.03%) Adobe
3 3 (3.03%) Alterian
3 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.03%) Citrix
3 3 (3.03%) HP
3 3 (3.03%) SAP
3 3 (3.03%) VMware
4 2 (2.02%) CA
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 2 (2.02%) Ericsson
4 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.02%) Sun
4 2 (2.02%) Veritas
5 1 (1.01%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) Intel
5 1 (1.01%) Motorola
5 1 (1.01%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.01%) Siemens
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