The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 17.24% 10.53% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.33% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £220 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% -29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.79% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -4.92%
ISEB
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 20.69% 31.58% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £1,000 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +222.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

ISEB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bolton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) DSDM
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) DSDM
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB