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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 28 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.98% 1.58% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 5.77% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £434 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% +54.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +147.49%
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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
89 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.46% 27.37% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 21
Average daily rate £388 £425 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +63.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £174 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
4 6 (26.09%) Gherkin
4 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) UNIX
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) AIX
5 5 (21.74%) Solaris
5 5 (21.74%) LDAP
5 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) CA
5 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
5 5 (21.74%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (21.74%) Remedy
5 5 (21.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Ant
4 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Maven
4 2 (8.70%) Gerrit
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Web Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) JAXB
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) AIX
1 5 (21.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) DSDM
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) CMMI
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) BS7799
2 1 (4.35%) BS15000
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
1 5 (21.74%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (17.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) CA
2 5 (21.74%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Ektron