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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 31 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.49% 1.89% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% 10.64% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £280 £247
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -57.50%
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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
51 47 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.12% 17.80% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 47
Average daily rate £350 £280 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £153 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) Ektron
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
3 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) DSDM
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (12.50%) Netcool
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Ektron
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee