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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9001
Rank 106 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 38 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 0.62% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.55% 8.33% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 2
Average daily rate
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£396 £413 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% +13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £147 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £335 £420
% change year-on-year
+11.56% -20.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.11%
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
329 168 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.82% 7.50% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 107 104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £186 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £476 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 23
Average hourly rate £44.50 £19.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.21% -50.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £12.58 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £35.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.99 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -7.89%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 29 £375 -16.66% 3
Wiltshire -15 3 - - 1
Somerset -5 2 £498 +65.83% 2
Bristol - - - - 6
Gloucestershire - - - - 3
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 55 (67.90%) ISO 14001
1 55 (67.90%) Summit
2 48 (59.26%) Security Cleared
3 44 (54.32%) SC Cleared
4 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (19.75%) Java
5 16 (19.75%) ITIL
6 15 (18.52%) PRINCE2
6 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 15 (18.52%) Project Management
6 15 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (18.52%) Degree
7 10 (12.35%) Finance
7 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.35%) User Stories
8 9 (11.11%) Information Security
8 9 (11.11%) Internet
9 8 (9.88%) HTML
9 8 (9.88%) MS Office
9 8 (9.88%) CSS
9 8 (9.88%) Linux
9 8 (9.88%) CSS3
9 8 (9.88%) HTML5
10 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.41%) ISEB
10 6 (7.41%) HP
10 6 (7.41%) VMware
10 6 (7.41%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Office
2 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.70%) MS Project
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.23%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 55 (67.90%) Summit
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
1 1 (1.23%) PaaS
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) WAN
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.23%) BGP
4 1 (1.23%) MPLS
4 1 (1.23%) OSPF
4 1 (1.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.23%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.23%) DB2
4 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.70%) Selenium
3 3 (3.70%) Hudson
3 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Project Manager
1 15 (18.52%) Analyst
2 14 (17.28%) Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Tester
6 4 (4.94%) Automation Tester
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Change Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Flex Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) HTML
1 8 (9.88%) CSS
1 8 (9.88%) CSS3
1 8 (9.88%) HTML5
2 5 (6.17%) .NET
3 4 (4.94%) Web Services
4 3 (3.70%) XML
4 3 (3.70%) XSLT
4 3 (3.70%) JSP
4 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.70%) LINQ
4 3 (3.70%) Apache Flex
4 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.47%) REST
5 2 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) RIA
3 4 (4.94%) Kindle
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) RMADS
4 2 (2.47%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.47%) CESG
4 2 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.23%) Robotics
5 1 (1.23%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) zOS
5 1 (1.23%) UNIX
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.75%) ITIL
3 15 (18.52%) PRINCE2
3 15 (18.52%) Project Management
4 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.35%) User Stories
5 9 (11.11%) Information Security
6 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 6 (7.41%) Change Management
6 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.17%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.17%) Service Management
7 5 (6.17%) Supplier Management
7 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.17%) Line Management
7 5 (6.17%) Information Assurance
8 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) Java
2 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.94%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.47%) SQL
6 1 (1.23%) ABAP
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) Delphi
6 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 44 (54.32%) SC Cleared
3 15 (18.52%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) ISEB
5 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.94%) PMP
6 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.94%) SSCP
7 3 (3.70%) CISSP
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.47%) CCNP
8 2 (2.47%) CCNA
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.23%) MCSE
9 1 (1.23%) MCSA
9 1 (1.23%) MOS
9 1 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (67.90%) ISO 14001
2 15 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.94%) SLA
4 3 (3.70%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.47%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) HP
2 6 (7.41%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Cisco
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.94%) Remedy
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Siebel
4 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 2 (2.47%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.23%) Sophos
5 1 (1.23%) Sun
5 1 (1.23%) Avaya
5 1 (1.23%) Juniper
5 1 (1.23%) EMC
5 1 (1.23%) Nortel
5 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.23%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
Bradford-On-Avon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £33 - £38 per hour + DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + 12 month term
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago