The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 9001 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 9001 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 9001
Rank 102 89 119
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 42 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 1.25% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.50% 13.60% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 4
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£436 £381 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +20.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £145 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.08 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.23 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+74.16% -47.00%
ISO 9001
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
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 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9001 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISO 9001
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 9001 across the South West region.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ISO 9001
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 9001 across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

ISO 9001 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ISO 9001
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 9001 across the South West region.

ISO 9001 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ISO 9001
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 9001 within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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 +2 34 £399 -5.62%
Wiltshire -10 2 £655 - 11
Bristol -7 1 £448 +44.35% 1
Dorset - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
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 9001 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 9001.

1 51 (76.12%) ISO 14001
1 51 (76.12%) Summit
2 47 (70.15%) Security Cleared
3 42 (62.69%) SC Cleared
4 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.39%) Degree
6 14 (20.90%) Java
7 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (17.91%) User Stories
8 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
9 10 (14.93%) ITIL
9 10 (14.93%) JIRA
10 9 (13.43%) HP
11 8 (11.94%) Internet
11 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
11 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
11 8 (11.94%) Software Testing
12 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
12 7 (10.45%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (10.45%) ISEB
12 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.45%) Linux
12 7 (10.45%) SQL
12 7 (10.45%) Finance
12 7 (10.45%) Information Security
13 6 (8.96%) Security Management
13 6 (8.96%) Information Security Management
13 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
13 6 (8.96%) Web Services
13 6 (8.96%) Git (software)

ISO 9001
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 9001 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 9001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 51 (76.12%) Summit
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.49%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.49%) MPLS
4 1 (1.49%) OSPF
4 1 (1.49%) BGP
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.49%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) JIRA
2 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.97%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.48%) Selenium
5 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.48%) Hudson
6 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.99%) Spock
6 2 (2.99%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.49%) Toad
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Developer
1 12 (17.91%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Tester
4 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.97%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner Tester
7 3 (4.48%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Network Specialist
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 4 (5.97%) XML
2 4 (5.97%) HTML
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) HTML5
2 4 (5.97%) CSS3
2 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 3 (4.48%) LINQ
3 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.48%) XSLT
4 2 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.99%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) RESTful
4 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.96%) RIA
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) Kindle
5 2 (2.99%) Linked Data
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) EPoS
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Robotics
6 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) zOS
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.91%) User Stories
3 10 (14.93%) ITIL
4 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
4 8 (11.94%) Software Testing
5 7 (10.45%) Information Security
6 6 (8.96%) Line Management
6 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
6 6 (8.96%) Security Management
6 6 (8.96%) Information Security Management
7 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.48%) Change Management
9 3 (4.48%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.48%) Information Assurance
9 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.48%) Wealth Management
9 3 (4.48%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Java
2 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.45%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.97%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) C
5 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.99%) Groovy
7 1 (1.49%) Delphi
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (70.15%) Security Cleared
2 42 (62.69%) SC Cleared
3 15 (22.39%) Degree
4 7 (10.45%) ISEB
4 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.48%) SSCP
6 2 (2.99%) PMP
6 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) CISSP
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) MCSE
7 1 (1.49%) MCSA
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.49%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (76.12%) ISO 14001
2 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.97%) SLA
4 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) HP
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.48%) Remedy
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) Nortel
6 1 (1.49%) Avaya
6 1 (1.49%) Juniper
6 1 (1.49%) Sophos
6 1 (1.49%) Sun
6 1 (1.49%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
Gloucestershire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 9-15 Per Hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £30 per month + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £1 to £1 per day market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + uP TO £30 PH doe
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: DOE
Posted: 21 days ago