The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 118 122 139
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 6 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.35% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.49% 4.62% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £650 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +519.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £361 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.45% -15.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -24.28%
ISO 9001
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
241 195 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.55% 7.57% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 74 70
Average daily rate £383 £327 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.15% -12.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £201 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 15
Average hourly rate £24.00 £15.13 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.67% -11.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £11.35 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £19.58 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 30 October 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 +14 3 £400 -38.46%
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
ISO 9001
South East

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) QA
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (26.32%) PMP
4 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
4 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (21.05%) QlikView
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) LTE
6 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (15.79%) Kindle
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
1 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) LTE
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 3 (15.79%) 2G
2 3 (15.79%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (21.05%) QlikView
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) DB2
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) QA Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Manager
3 3 (15.79%) QA Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Kindle
2 1 (5.26%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
2 5 (26.32%) Time Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
3 3 (15.79%) CMMI
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) QMS
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) PMP
1 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (36.84%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) IBM