The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9000 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9000
Rank 135 135 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 1 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 4.00% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 11
Median daily rate - £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £450 £469
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £18.75
ISO 9000
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
312 325 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.80% 9.91% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 217 288
Median daily rate £390 £420 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 29
Median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.00 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £67.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ISO 9000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9000 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISO 9000
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 9000 across the South West region.

ISO 9000 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ISO 9000
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 9000 across the South West region.

ISO 9000 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ISO 9000
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 1 - -
ISO 9000
England

ISO 9000
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for ISO 9000.

1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

ISO 9000
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT