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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9000 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9000
Rank 145 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +9
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% 0.085% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 1.03% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£463 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £325 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £325 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £360 £178
% change year-on-year
+28.47% +102.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.25
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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
295 195 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.06% 8.28% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 127 94
Average daily rate £425 £373 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
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 £19.00 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9000 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ISO 9000 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 9000.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
1 14 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 14 (100.00%) RMADS
1 14 (100.00%) IaaS
2 13 (92.86%) Manufacturing
2 13 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (85.71%) CISSP
3 12 (85.71%) CEH
3 12 (85.71%) OWASP
4 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 9 (64.29%) Information Assurance
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
9 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 2 (14.29%) JSP
10 2 (14.29%) SaaS
10 2 (14.29%) PaaS
10 2 (14.29%) Line Management
11 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
11 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
11 1 (7.14%) C
11 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
11 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
11 1 (7.14%) Information Security
11 1 (7.14%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ISO 9000 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 9000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 13 (92.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
2 10 (71.43%) Security Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Information Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) RMADS
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
1 14 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) OWASP
3 9 (64.29%) Information Assurance
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
1 12 (85.71%) CEH
2 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) JSP 440