The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank - 39 29
Contract jobs citing ISTQB 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.41% 3.35%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.09% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £170.00 £15.92
% change year-on-year
-74.70% +968.00%

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
88 92 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 43.35% 38.02% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 20
Median daily rate £284 £281 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% +0.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £509 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £82.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +650.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £52.25 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £82.50 £11.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

ISTQB
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISTQB across the Basingstoke region.

ISTQB Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

ISTQB
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB across the Basingstoke region.

ISTQB Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

ISTQB
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 4G Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) BSS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LTE Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) OSS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP