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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9001
Rank 125 123 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 20 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.72% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.62% 6.67% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 32
Median daily rate £315 £396 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £337 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £19.46 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +78.57%
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
302 345 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.93% 10.76% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 234 266
Median daily rate £380 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £526 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.76% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £100.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

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
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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +2 11 £315 -18.70%
Wiltshire +1 7 £248 -45.00%
Gloucestershire -3 1 £600 +41.17%
Dorset - 1 - -
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) ISO 14001
3 16 (32.65%) ITIL
4 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
5 14 (28.57%) Service Management
5 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.49%) Knowledge Management
7 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
7 11 (22.45%) HP
8 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
9 8 (16.33%) VMware
9 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
9 8 (16.33%) Change Management
9 8 (16.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (14.29%) CSS3
10 7 (14.29%) HTML5
10 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (14.29%) Windows
10 7 (14.29%) CSS
10 7 (14.29%) C#
10 7 (14.29%) C++
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 7 (14.29%) TDD
10 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.24%) Scrum
11 6 (12.24%) Replication
11 6 (12.24%) Java
11 6 (12.24%) C

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 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.16%) Fireworks
1 4 (8.16%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Broadband
1 5 (10.20%) Wireless
2 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) NUnit
2 1 (2.04%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.04%) JUnit
2 1 (2.04%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Military
2 1 (2.04%) Law
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Coordinator
3 6 (12.24%) Incident Coordinator
3 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Problem Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Tester
5 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Major Incident Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) CSS
1 7 (14.29%) CSS3
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
1 7 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.12%) Dojo
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.08%) NHibernate
3 2 (4.08%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) RESTful
3 2 (4.08%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) WinForms
3 2 (4.08%) WPF
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.04%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Replication
2 5 (10.20%) Device Driver
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 14 (28.57%) Service Management
3 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
5 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
6 8 (16.33%) Change Management
6 8 (16.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) TDD
8 6 (12.24%) Scrum
9 5 (10.20%) BDD
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.16%) Information Architecture
10 4 (8.16%) Prototyping
10 4 (8.16%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) C#
1 7 (14.29%) C++
2 6 (12.24%) C
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) Embedded C
3 5 (10.20%) Embedded C++
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) BC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) ISO 14001
2 3 (6.12%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) TickIT
3 2 (4.08%) Def Stans
3 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.08%) ISO22301
4 1 (2.04%) COBIT
4 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
4 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) HP
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) ESRI
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) SAP