The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 110 108 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 14 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 7.53% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £475 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.23 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+59.65% -25.91%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
224 186 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.90% 7.75% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 72 109
Average daily rate £409 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.05% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £20.80 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.77 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.10 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.87% -12.50%
ISO 9001
South East

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISO 9001
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 7 £425 -16.66%
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
ISO 9001
South East

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISO 9001 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO 9001.

1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
3 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (34.48%) QlikView
4 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
6 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
6 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
6 6 (20.69%) MS Office
6 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) QA
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.79%) LAN
8 4 (13.79%) VoIP
8 4 (13.79%) WAN
8 4 (13.79%) PMP
8 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
8 4 (13.79%) Internet
8 4 (13.79%) Supplier Management
8 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.79%) Firewall
8 4 (13.79%) Service Management

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISO 9001 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO 9001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) VoIP
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) LTE
3 3 (10.34%) Wireless
3 3 (10.34%) 2G
3 3 (10.34%) 3G
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (34.48%) QlikView
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (10.34%) Quality Manager
4 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior QA Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Kindle
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Supplier Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.34%) CMMI
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) QMS
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) PMP
2 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.69%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Apple