The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 14001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 14001 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 14001
Rank 122 116 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing ISO 14001 22 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.82% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.67% 7.16% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 24
Average daily rate £433 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £364 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.08 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.08 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -12.48%
ISO 14001
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
388 363 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.30% 11.45% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 236 168
Average daily rate £390 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £673 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 14
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +49.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £13.54 £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.25 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

ISO 14001
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 14001 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 14001 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISO 14001
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 14001 across the South West region.

ISO 14001 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ISO 14001
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 14001 across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

ISO 14001 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ISO 14001
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 14001 across the South West region.

ISO 14001 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ISO 14001
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 14001 within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Devon -4 22 £433 +4.84%
ISO 14001
England

ISO 14001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ISO 14001 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 14001.

1 35 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 24 (68.57%) Security Cleared
3 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
4 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
6 11 (31.43%) JIRA
7 10 (28.57%) BDD
7 10 (28.57%) Java
8 7 (20.00%) .NET
8 7 (20.00%) C#
8 7 (20.00%) IntelliJ
8 7 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Spock
8 7 (20.00%) Maven
8 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (20.00%) Groovy
9 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 5 (14.29%) Degree
10 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (14.29%) REST
10 5 (14.29%) TDD
10 5 (14.29%) NUnit
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Scrum
10 5 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (11.43%) HTML

ISO 14001
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ISO 14001 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 14001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) JIRA
3 7 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.00%) Maven
3 7 (20.00%) Spock
4 5 (14.29%) NUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Grunt
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Database Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Project Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (14.29%) REST
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 3 (8.57%) JSON
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) MFC
5 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
5 2 (5.71%) WinForms
5 2 (5.71%) WPF
6 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.86%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) BDD
3 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Coaching
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) Groovy
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) VC++
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) Security Cleared
2 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.57%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy