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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO 9000
Rank 127 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO 9000 17 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% - 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.47% - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate
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£698 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £686 £344 £178
% change year-on-year
+99.63% +93.66%
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
311 228 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.93% 9.20% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 145 104
Average daily rate £450 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 23
Average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £12.25 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+16.61% -25.43%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (87.50%) Manufacturing
2 21 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (75.00%) PRINCE2
4 16 (66.67%) UML
5 15 (62.50%) SOA
5 15 (62.50%) Information Security
5 15 (62.50%) Retail
5 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 15 (62.50%) Change Control
6 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (45.83%) .NET
7 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
7 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
8 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (41.67%) GIS
8 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
9 9 (37.50%) ISEB
9 9 (37.50%) Web Services
9 9 (37.50%) C#
9 9 (37.50%) VB
9 9 (37.50%) CRM
10 8 (33.33%) SAP
10 8 (33.33%) CMS
10 8 (33.33%) Workflow
10 8 (33.33%) Content Management
11 7 (29.17%) CEH
11 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
11 7 (29.17%) CISSP
11 7 (29.17%) RMADS

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 21 (87.50%) Manufacturing
2 15 (62.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Architect
2 17 (70.83%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) GIS
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 16 (66.67%) UML
4 15 (62.50%) SOA
4 15 (62.50%) Information Security
4 15 (62.50%) Change Control
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) CRM
7 8 (33.33%) Content Management
7 8 (33.33%) Workflow
8 7 (29.17%) OWASP
8 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
10 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
11 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
1 9 (37.50%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) ISEB
4 7 (29.17%) CISSP
4 7 (29.17%) CEH
5 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) SAP