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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 9001 over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9001
Rank 131 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 6 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.86% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.92% 6.67% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 22
Median daily rate £325 £370 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £474 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.92% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
312 405 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.11% 12.84% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 295 275
Median daily rate £400 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £546 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £30.15 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £67.85 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

ISO 9001
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ISO 9001 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Devon -5 6 £325 -15.03%
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 20 (80.00%) ISO 14001
2 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) NUnit
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (16.00%) CSS3
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 4 (16.00%) CSS
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) C++
8 4 (16.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (12.00%) Service Management
9 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) HP
9 3 (12.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management

ISO 9001
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Local Government
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Problem Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) CSS3
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) Dojo
2 2 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) CESG
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) BDD
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) SOLID
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C++
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (80.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) ESRI
4 1 (4.00%) SAP