The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 May 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 110 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 16 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 1.46% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 6.43% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 23
Median daily rate £379 £260 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.67% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £120 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £328 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £19.94 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -24.75%
ISEB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
690 575 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.62% 22.64% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 267 290
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 14
Median hourly rate £16.75 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £39.00 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +5 6 £450 - 1
Reading -16 4 £408 +56.73% 1
Newbury 0 1 - -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) QA
7 6 (18.75%) Selenium
7 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Finance
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.63%) Open Source
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
9 4 (12.50%) Retail
9 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) FTP
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) MVNO
3 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Selenium
1 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
2 3 (9.38%) Introscope
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) JProfiler
2 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.38%) Toad
3 2 (6.25%) eggPlant
3 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) LabVIEW
3 2 (6.25%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.25%) EPoS Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Regression Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.25%) UAT Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Software Licensing Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Workday Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.13%) JDBC
2 1 (3.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) EPoS
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Solaris
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) SDLC
5 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
5 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) ITSM
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.38%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CBAP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) IIBA
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.38%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) nmon
3 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Genesys
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago