The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT contracts advertised for the Aylesbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury - 4.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.38 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-58.75% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aylesbury region.

Qualifications Category
Aylesbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 30.00% 8.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB across the Aylesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

ISTQB
Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISTQB across the Aylesbury region.

ISTQB Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aylesbury region citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aylesbury region citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA