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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 14001
Rank 113 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing ISO 14001 34 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 0.68% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.49% 8.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £399 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.08 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.08 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-49.75% -
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
296 195 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.06% 8.27% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 127 94
Average daily rate £400 £373 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £180 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 22
Average hourly rate £44.50 £21.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.41% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £11.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Devon +4 32 £398 -6.19%
Bristol -14 1 £448 +44.35%
ISO 14001
England

ISO 14001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 56 (100.00%) Summit
2 45 (80.36%) Security Cleared
3 43 (76.79%) SC Cleared
4 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.21%) Degree
5 13 (23.21%) Java
6 10 (17.86%) Information Security
7 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.07%) User Stories
8 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (12.50%) JIRA
9 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.50%) HP
10 6 (10.71%) ISEB
10 6 (10.71%) Internet
10 6 (10.71%) Linux
10 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Security Management
10 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
10 6 (10.71%) Line Management
10 6 (10.71%) RIA
11 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
11 5 (8.93%) SQL
11 5 (8.93%) Project Management
11 5 (8.93%) SSCP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.79%) MS Project
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 56 (100.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) OSPF
3 1 (1.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) Spock
5 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.79%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Local Government
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.14%) Change Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.36%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Security Officer
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) CSS
1 4 (7.14%) HTML5
1 4 (7.14%) CSS3
1 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) JSP
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.79%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.79%) Spring
4 1 (1.79%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) RIA
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) CESG
4 2 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (3.57%) RMADS
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.79%) Social Media
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) zOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Information Security
3 9 (16.07%) User Stories
4 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Security Management
5 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
5 6 (10.71%) Line Management
6 5 (8.93%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.57%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Groovy
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 45 (80.36%) Security Cleared
2 43 (76.79%) SC Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) Degree
4 6 (10.71%) ISEB
5 5 (8.93%) SSCP
5 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.57%) CISSP
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CCNP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.36%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) HP
2 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.14%) Remedy
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Fortinet