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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.83% 3.36% 7.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 7.62% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 8
Average daily rate £368 £275 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -22.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.50 £15.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+616.66% +27.65%
ISEB
Hampshire

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
87 105 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.95% 44.12% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 26
Average daily rate £288 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £154 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £82.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+650.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) MVNO
2 4 (66.67%) BPMN
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) TETRA
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) MVNO
2 2 (33.33%) TETRA
3 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) OSS Business Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) UML Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper