The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 17 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 Somerset 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 43 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.59% - 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.19% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate £398 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £28.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.60% +121.15%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
64 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.06% 8.42% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £200 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -5.63%
ISO 9001
South West

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9001 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

ISO 9001
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
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ISO 9001
South West

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (92.86%) ISO 14001
1 13 (92.86%) Summit
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) ISEB
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) GIS
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Test Management
1 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) Document Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle