The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South West 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 14001
Rank 114 117 144
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +27
Contract jobs citing ISO 14001 24 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.35% 0.085%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.79% 3.79% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £311 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.65% +55.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
308 211 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.67% 9.15% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 125 118
Average daily rate £400 £383 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £162.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
ISO 14001
England

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 April 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 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Devon +4 16 £425 +36.65%
Somerset - 8 £438 -
ISO 14001
England

ISO 14001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 48 (100.00%) Summit
2 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 6 (12.50%) Finance
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) Internet
6 5 (10.42%) CSS
6 5 (10.42%) Dojo
6 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.33%) Selenium
7 4 (8.33%) JIRA
7 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.33%) ISEB
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
8 3 (6.25%) Process Management
8 3 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (6.25%) Change Management
8 3 (6.25%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project Server
1 2 (4.17%) Drupal
1 2 (4.17%) Alfresco
1 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Lync
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (100.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Selenium
3 3 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Tester
4 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Business Architect
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Flex Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (4.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Server Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) CSS
1 5 (10.42%) Dojo
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Flex
2 3 (6.25%) Google Maps API
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) HTML5
2 3 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) RIA
3 2 (4.17%) CESG
3 2 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) RMADS
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 6 (12.50%) Project Management
2 6 (12.50%) Scrum
3 4 (8.33%) SOA
3 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 3 (6.25%) Test Management
4 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL
4 3 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) ISEB
4 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) P3O
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Actuate
4 1 (2.08%) VMware