Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ISO 13485 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 13485 over the 6 months to 16 October 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 13485
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing ISO 13485 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.059% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £356 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.25 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -37.36% +7.41% +35.00%

ISO 13485 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 528 478 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.41% 10.40% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 294 423
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £250 £178 £204
90th Percentile £556 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.20% -40.00% -20.48%
10th Percentile £10.98 £9.36 £9.43
90th Percentile £21.95 £53.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.30 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.50% -11.11% +4.41%

ISO 13485
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ISO 13485 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 13485 in the West Midlands

ISO 13485
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 13485 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Birmingham - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
ISO 13485
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 13485 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ISO 13485.

1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
1 2 (66.67%) IEC 62304
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) CAPA
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet

ISO 13485
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) CAPA
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
1 2 (66.67%) IEC 62304
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA