The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 221 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 35 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.14% 4.65% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 17
Average daily rate
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£368 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £306 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £415 £410
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -33.75%
ISO 9001
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
846 623 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.80% 7.21% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 293 372
Average daily rate £365 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 27 78
Average hourly rate £17.04 £15.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% -20.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £11.00 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9001 across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISO 9001
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9001 across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

ISO 9001
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Hampshire -12 16 £360 +7.46% 24
Surrey +4 11 £475 +35.71% 11
Berkshire +9 6 £425 - 4
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £335 +11.66%
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 3
West Sussex - - - - 1
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 4
Middlesex - - - -
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 31 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (32.56%) ITIL
2 28 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.56%) Finance
3 25 (29.07%) Project Management
4 20 (23.26%) Service Management
4 20 (23.26%) PRINCE2
5 19 (22.09%) MS Office
6 18 (20.93%) Internet
7 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
7 15 (17.44%) Degree
8 14 (16.28%) Quality Management
9 13 (15.12%) Six Sigma
9 13 (15.12%) QA
9 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.95%) Lean Six Sigma
10 12 (13.95%) Broadband
10 12 (13.95%) DTV
11 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
11 11 (12.79%) Kindle
11 11 (12.79%) Time Management
12 10 (11.63%) SQL
12 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.47%) Change Management
13 9 (10.47%) QMS
14 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
15 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
15 7 (8.14%) MS Project
15 7 (8.14%) IBM

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.49%) Lync
3 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.16%) Drupal
4 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Office
2 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.14%) MS Project
4 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.33%) Simulink
6 1 (1.16%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) Internet
2 12 (13.95%) Broadband
3 4 (4.65%) Wireless
3 4 (4.65%) SAN
4 3 (3.49%) LTE
4 3 (3.49%) 2G
4 3 (3.49%) DNS
4 3 (3.49%) DHCP
4 3 (3.49%) 3G
5 1 (1.16%) OSPF
5 1 (1.16%) BGP
5 1 (1.16%) RIP
5 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.16%) VPN
5 1 (1.16%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.16%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.81%) QlikView
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.49%) DB2
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 5 (5.81%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.65%) Retail
6 3 (3.49%) Marketing
6 3 (3.49%) Legal
7 2 (2.33%) Automotive
8 1 (1.16%) Law
8 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (15.12%) Project Manager
1 13 (15.12%) Service Manager
2 12 (13.95%) Transition Manager
2 12 (13.95%) Service Transition Manager
3 11 (12.79%) Developer
3 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Quality Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) QA Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Senior QA Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) OpenGL
3 2 (2.33%) HTML
3 2 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (1.16%) jQuery
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) DTV
2 11 (12.79%) Kindle
3 2 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.33%) Replication
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) ITIL
2 25 (29.07%) Project Management
3 20 (23.26%) Service Management
3 20 (23.26%) PRINCE2
4 14 (16.28%) Quality Management
5 13 (15.12%) Six Sigma
5 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (13.95%) Lean Six Sigma
7 11 (12.79%) Time Management
8 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
9 9 (10.47%) Change Management
9 9 (10.47%) QMS
10 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.14%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.98%) CMMI
11 6 (6.98%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.98%) Wealth Management
12 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) C#
3 4 (4.65%) C++
3 4 (4.65%) C
4 3 (3.49%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.33%) VB
5 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) PMP
3 5 (5.81%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.65%) MCSE
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) MCITP
5 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.33%) IRCA
7 1 (1.16%) CISSP
7 1 (1.16%) MCSA
7 1 (1.16%) CISA
7 1 (1.16%) CISM
7 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.12%) QA
3 3 (3.49%) BS7799
3 3 (3.49%) TickIT
4 2 (2.33%) ISO 14001
4 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.33%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) WSUS
1 3 (3.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) IBM
3 4 (4.65%) VMware
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco
4 3 (3.49%) HP
4 3 (3.49%) Primavera
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.33%) Qualys
5 2 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (2.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.33%) Sun
5 2 (2.33%) McAfee
6 1 (1.16%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) EMC
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
6 1 (1.16%) Apple
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
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