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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 31 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 7 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.94% 7.05% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.60% 27.12% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate
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£278 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -53.00%
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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
106 59 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 44.54% 25.99% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 10
Average daily rate £320 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £253 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 13
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £29.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) DSDM
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) CMS
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Ektron
3 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
5 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) APMP
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Ektron
3 1 (12.50%) IBM