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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 101 102 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 44 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 0.89% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.97% 11.54% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £166 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £423
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £19.29 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%
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
294 182 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.93% 7.71% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 118 100
Average daily rate £425 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 20
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 £12.20 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.50 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -7.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 34 £398 -5.91%
Wiltshire -11 3 - - 4
Bristol -13 1 £448 +44.35% 2
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 3
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 58 (69.88%) ISO 14001
1 58 (69.88%) Summit
2 51 (61.45%) Security Cleared
3 46 (55.42%) SC Cleared
4 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (21.69%) Degree
6 17 (20.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (18.07%) Project Management
8 14 (16.87%) Java
8 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
8 14 (16.87%) ITIL
9 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
10 11 (13.25%) Finance
10 11 (13.25%) Information Security
10 11 (13.25%) User Stories
11 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.05%) Internet
12 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
13 8 (9.64%) MS Office
14 7 (8.43%) HP
14 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
15 6 (7.23%) JIRA
15 6 (7.23%) RIA
15 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
15 6 (7.23%) Automated Testing
15 6 (7.23%) CSS3
15 6 (7.23%) Line Management
15 6 (7.23%) HTML5
15 6 (7.23%) ISEB
15 6 (7.23%) MS Excel

ISO 9001
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Office
2 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.82%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 58 (69.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
1 1 (1.20%) PaaS
1 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) WAN
2 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.41%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) BGP
4 1 (1.20%) MPLS
4 1 (1.20%) OSPF
4 1 (1.20%) SAN
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.20%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.20%) DB2
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) JIRA
2 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.61%) Hudson
3 3 (3.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) Spock
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.20%) Local Government
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Project Manager
2 15 (18.07%) Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Developer
4 6 (7.23%) Tester
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Automation Tester
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Change Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Change Project Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Network Specialist
8 2 (2.41%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) CSS3
1 6 (7.23%) HTML5
1 6 (7.23%) CSS
1 6 (7.23%) HTML
2 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) Web Services
3 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.61%) JSP
3 3 (3.61%) XML
3 3 (3.61%) XSLT
3 3 (3.61%) LINQ
3 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.20%) RESTful
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) RIA
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Kindle
5 2 (2.41%) RMADS
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) CESG
5 2 (2.41%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.20%) EPoS
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
6 1 (1.20%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.20%) Robotics
6 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Linux
2 5 (6.02%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) UNIX
5 1 (1.20%) zOS
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.07%) Project Management
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
4 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.25%) Information Security
5 11 (13.25%) User Stories
6 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
7 6 (7.23%) Automated Testing
7 6 (7.23%) Line Management
7 6 (7.23%) Security Management
7 6 (7.23%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.23%) Change Management
7 6 (7.23%) Information Security Management
8 5 (6.02%) Service Management
8 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.02%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.02%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.02%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) Java
1 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.82%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) C#
3 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.20%) Delphi
4 1 (1.20%) C
4 1 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (61.45%) Security Cleared
2 46 (55.42%) SC Cleared
3 18 (21.69%) Degree
4 6 (7.23%) ISEB
5 5 (6.02%) SSCP
5 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.82%) PMP
6 4 (4.82%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.61%) CISSP
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.41%) CCNP
8 2 (2.41%) CCNA
9 1 (1.20%) MCSE
9 1 (1.20%) MCSA
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.20%) MOS
9 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (69.88%) ISO 14001
2 17 (20.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.82%) SLA
4 3 (3.61%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) HP
3 6 (7.23%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) Remedy
5 2 (2.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) Sophos
6 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Sun
6 1 (1.20%) Avaya
6 1 (1.20%) Juniper
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) Nortel
6 1 (1.20%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
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