The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Leicester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 24 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 11 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.29% 8.26% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.31% 71.43% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £28.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.60% +121.15%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 12.50% 11.57% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate £344 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
ISO 9001
Leicestershire

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 11 (68.75%) MS Office
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
1 11 (68.75%) TickIT
1 11 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) HNC
3 5 (31.25%) OLAP
3 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) HTTP
3 5 (31.25%) Siemens
3 5 (31.25%) CAD
3 5 (31.25%) AutoCAD
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) HTTPS
3 5 (31.25%) Star Schema
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (31.25%) Analytics

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Office
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
1 11 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 5 (31.25%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
1 5 (31.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Star Schema
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (31.25%) OLAP
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Electrical Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) UAT Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) UAT Test Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) OBIEE Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PLC Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) SCADA
3 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) CAD
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) TickIT
2 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Siemens
3 5 (31.25%) Allen-Bradley