The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basingstoke region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 27 41 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.58% 1.26% 4.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.66% 7.32% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£434 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.78 £12.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+141.39% -46.31%
Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 27.89% 17.15% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 20
Average daily rate £425 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £105 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -2.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) DSDM
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Ektron
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Clustering
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) WinRunner
3 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
3 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Web Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Web Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Server Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) DSDM
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Jython
4 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) APMP
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Ektron
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee