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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 14001
Rank 117 120 144
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Contract jobs citing ISO 14001 27 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.13% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 1.44% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 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 £19.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
324 208 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.78% 8.94% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 125 122
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 26
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 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £162.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
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 18 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 18 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 +8 17 £425 +36.65%
Somerset - 10 £398 -
ISO 14001
England

ISO 14001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 18 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%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.17%) Alfresco
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project Server
1 2 (4.17%) Drupal
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%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
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 Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting 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%) Selenium
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
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%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Tester
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Flex Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Business Architect
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%) Server Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Project Planner
5 2 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) CSS
1 5 (10.42%) Dojo
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) Google Maps API
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Flex
2 3 (6.25%) HTML5
2 3 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) RIA
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) CESG
3 2 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
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%) Scrum
2 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 6 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (8.33%) SOA
4 3 (6.25%) Process Management
4 3 (6.25%) Change Management
4 3 (6.25%) ERP
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL
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%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C#
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%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
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%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) P3O
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%) Actuate
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) VMware