The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 14001 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 14001 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 14001
Rank 557 557 589
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs citing ISO 14001 49 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.042% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.10% 0.57% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £354 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £415 -
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 -
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4465 3864 4570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.89% 7.33% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2707 2272 2485
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 162 250
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%

ISO 14001
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 14001 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 14001 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO 14001
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 14001 within the UK.

ISO 14001 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 14001
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 14001 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ISO 14001 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ISO 14001
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 14001 within the UK.

ISO 14001 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 14001
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 14001 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
England +5 45 £425 +20.14% 10
South West -27 27 £398 -4.21%
Devon -9 21 £396 -4.51%
Exeter -12 17 £396 -5.65%
London +20 6 £545 +251.61% 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
Leeds - 3 £388 -
South East - 2 - - 4
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
City of London +17 1 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Ealing - - - -
South Coast - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Godalming - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Surrey - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Paignton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Woking - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cardiff - - - -

ISO 14001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISO 14001 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 14001.

1 71 (88.75%) ISO 9001
2 58 (72.50%) Summit
3 35 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 30 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 12 (15.00%) Project Management
5 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.00%) Degree
6 11 (13.75%) HTML
6 11 (13.75%) Information Security
6 11 (13.75%) Finance
7 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 10 (12.50%) CSS
7 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (11.25%) QA
8 9 (11.25%) HTML5
8 9 (11.25%) CSS3
8 9 (11.25%) SQL
9 8 (10.00%) Java
9 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (10.00%) Windows
9 8 (10.00%) Six Sigma
9 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.75%) Linux
10 7 (8.75%) MS Office
10 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.75%) Business Continuity
11 6 (7.50%) Information Assurance
11 6 (7.50%) MongoDB

ISO 14001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISO 14001 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 14001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) Apache
1 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.50%) Drupal
2 2 (2.50%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Office
2 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.25%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 58 (72.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Internet
1 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.25%) MySQL
4 4 (5.00%) QlikView
5 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) JIRA
2 5 (6.25%) Subversion
3 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.00%) Hudson
4 2 (2.50%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.50%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Local Government
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Developer
2 11 (13.75%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 4 (5.00%) Architect
4 4 (5.00%) Analyst
4 4 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (3.75%) Flex Developer
5 3 (3.75%) Change Project Manager
5 3 (3.75%) Design Engineer
5 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
5 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
5 3 (3.75%) Consultant
5 3 (3.75%) Administrator
6 2 (2.50%) Project Planner
6 2 (2.50%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) HTML
2 10 (12.50%) CSS
3 9 (11.25%) HTML5
3 9 (11.25%) CSS3
4 5 (6.25%) Web Services
5 4 (5.00%) XML
5 4 (5.00%) .NET
5 4 (5.00%) REST
6 3 (3.75%) Apache Flex
6 3 (3.75%) Dojo
6 3 (3.75%) JSP
7 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.50%) WCF
7 2 (2.50%) jQuery
8 1 (1.25%) Ajax
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.25%) JSON
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) CESG
1 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (3.75%) RMADS
3 3 (3.75%) RIA
3 3 (3.75%) Open Source
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Robotics
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
5 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) Project Management
1 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.75%) Information Security
3 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 7 (8.75%) Business Continuity
6 6 (7.50%) Information Assurance
6 6 (7.50%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.25%) DevOps
7 5 (6.25%) BCP
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL
8 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.00%) Change Management
8 4 (5.00%) Scrum
8 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) Java
2 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.25%) Ruby
3 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.75%) C#
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Scala
6 1 (1.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 35 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 30 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.00%) Degree
4 5 (6.25%) CISSP
5 4 (5.00%) ISEB
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.75%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 3 (3.75%) SSCP
7 2 (2.50%) IRCA
7 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (88.75%) ISO 9001
2 10 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (11.25%) QA
4 3 (3.75%) JSP 440
4 3 (3.75%) ISO 9000
4 3 (3.75%) SLA
5 2 (2.50%) BS7799
5 2 (2.50%) BS15000
6 1 (1.25%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) VMware
3 3 (3.75%) Minitab
3 3 (3.75%) SolidWorks
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) Remedy
4 1 (1.25%) HP