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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO 14001
Rank 130 110 129
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing ISO 14001 13 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.97% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.39% 11.07% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% +36.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £425 £293
% change year-on-year
-3.23% +45.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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
296 253 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.51% 8.76% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 151 134
Average daily rate £490 £424 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.69% +14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £181 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.82% -39.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.32 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -7 10 £376 -11.47%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
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England

ISO 14001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
2 47 (97.92%) Summit
3 39 (81.25%) Security Cleared
4 34 (70.83%) SC Cleared
5 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (33.33%) Java
7 11 (22.92%) JIRA
8 10 (20.83%) SQL
9 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 9 (18.75%) Degree
9 9 (18.75%) User Stories
10 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
11 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
11 7 (14.58%) Linux
11 7 (14.58%) HP
11 7 (14.58%) ISEB
12 6 (12.50%) Internet
12 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
12 6 (12.50%) RIA
12 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 6 (12.50%) Information Security
12 6 (12.50%) Line Management
12 6 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
13 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
13 5 (10.42%) Web Services
14 4 (8.33%) Oracle
14 4 (8.33%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (97.92%) Summit
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.25%) Spock
3 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 3 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (6.25%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) Tester
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Security Officer
6 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.25%) LoadRunner Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Data Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (6.25%) Spring
2 3 (6.25%) RESTful
2 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Camel
3 2 (4.17%) JSON
3 2 (4.17%) HTML5
3 2 (4.17%) CSS3
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) RIA
3 3 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Linked Data
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) zOS
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) User Stories
3 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security
5 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (12.50%) Line Management
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Security Management
7 3 (6.25%) Load Testing
7 3 (6.25%) BDD
7 3 (6.25%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Data Management
8 2 (4.17%) Scrum
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.08%) UML
9 1 (2.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.25%) Groovy
5 3 (6.25%) C
6 2 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) Delphi
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 34 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) Degree
4 7 (14.58%) ISEB
5 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) CCNA
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.08%) CISSP
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) HP
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.25%) Remedy
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Actuate
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Sun
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Fortinet