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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 9001
Rank 114 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing ISO 9001 25 15 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.49% 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.50% 4.89% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 21
Median daily rate £350 £355 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £496 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £366
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £46.25 - £30.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 - £21.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.47 - £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £38.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.81% +52.00%
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
294 307 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.05% 10.09% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 187 245
Median daily rate £400 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 31
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £21.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £43.75 £41.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Wiltshire +8 12 £230 -29.23%
Devon 0 8 £390 +9.85%
Bristol 0 3 £370 -
Somerset +10 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
ISO 9001
England

ISO 9001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 33 (53.23%) Security Cleared
2 30 (48.39%) ISO 14001
3 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
4 25 (40.32%) Service Management
5 24 (38.71%) ITIL
6 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (27.42%) Incident Management
7 17 (27.42%) Service Delivery
8 15 (24.19%) Knowledge Management
9 14 (22.58%) Problem Management
10 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) HP
11 10 (16.13%) Java
11 10 (16.13%) Replication
11 10 (16.13%) BDD
12 8 (12.90%) Windows
12 8 (12.90%) C++
12 8 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
13 7 (11.29%) Spock
13 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
13 7 (11.29%) Automation Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
13 7 (11.29%) IntelliJ
13 7 (11.29%) Change Management
13 7 (11.29%) Maven
13 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
13 7 (11.29%) JIRA
13 7 (11.29%) Groovy
14 6 (9.68%) Performance 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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Broadband
1 5 (8.06%) Wireless
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.29%) IntelliJ
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
1 7 (11.29%) JIRA
1 7 (11.29%) Maven
1 7 (11.29%) Spock
2 3 (4.84%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Coordinator
2 13 (20.97%) Incident Coordinator
3 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Incident Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (3.23%) CRM Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Project Implementation Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (4.84%) REST
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) MFC
3 2 (3.23%) NHibernate
3 2 (3.23%) RESTful
3 2 (3.23%) Spring
3 2 (3.23%) WinForms
3 2 (3.23%) WPF
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.61%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Replication
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.06%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Service Management
2 24 (38.71%) ITIL
3 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (27.42%) Incident Management
4 17 (27.42%) Service Delivery
5 15 (24.19%) Knowledge Management
6 14 (22.58%) Problem Management
7 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.13%) BDD
9 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.29%) Automation Testing
10 7 (11.29%) Change Management
11 6 (9.68%) Performance Management
11 6 (9.68%) Project Management
11 6 (9.68%) Quality Management
11 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.06%) SIEM
12 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Java
2 8 (12.90%) C++
3 7 (11.29%) Groovy
4 6 (9.68%) C
4 6 (9.68%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) Embedded C
5 5 (8.06%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.84%) SQL
7 2 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Security Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.06%) Degree
5 3 (4.84%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.61%) PMP
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (48.39%) ISO 14001
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) ISO22301
3 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (3.23%) TickIT
4 1 (1.61%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.61%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) HP
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) LogRhythm
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Perforce
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco