The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing ISEB 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.90% 4.62% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.70% 18.75% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£270 £339 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.06 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -37.95%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 48 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.73% 24.62% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 23
Average daily rate £275 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £237 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £393 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.66% +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £37.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £39.95 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Basingstoke region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing ISEB 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 ISEB.

1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Ektron
4 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) DSDM
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing ISEB 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 ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Web Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) DSDM
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) VCP4
4 1 (9.09%) APMP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Ektron
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy