The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 25 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Contract jobs citing ISEB 7 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.76% 2.64% 7.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 26.92% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Median daily rate £288 £285 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £285 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
ISEB
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.29% 9.81% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 11
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.86 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Bradford region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Retail

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) MSTest
4 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) IIBA
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft