The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 62 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing ISEB 13 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.50% 2.85% 3.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.44% 13.37% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 22
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £273 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.06 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -37.95%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
202 187 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.30% 21.30% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 136 87
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.30 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) ISTQB
3 13 (28.26%) Degree
4 11 (23.91%) .NET
4 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
5 10 (21.74%) Selenium
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (17.39%) Java
7 8 (17.39%) Windows
7 8 (17.39%) QA
7 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
7 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (17.39%) Test Planning
8 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
8 7 (15.22%) Workflow
8 7 (15.22%) Validation
8 7 (15.22%) UML
8 7 (15.22%) CRM
8 7 (15.22%) Project Management
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.04%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) HND
9 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.04%) HTML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (6.52%) Liferay
2 1 (2.17%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.17%) ArcSDE
2 1 (2.17%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) GPRS
1 2 (4.35%) GSM
1 2 (4.35%) SMS
1 2 (4.35%) UMTS
1 2 (4.35%) WCDMA
1 2 (4.35%) LTE
2 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) EDRMS
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Selenium
2 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) Behat
6 1 (2.17%) Toad
6 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Local Government
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Tester
2 9 (19.57%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Test Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.35%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 4 (8.70%) Middleware
5 3 (6.52%) Spring
5 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.17%) WCF
6 1 (2.17%) WPF
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.17%) SyncML
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) DTV
5 1 (2.17%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) bada
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
5 8 (17.39%) Test Planning
6 7 (15.22%) UML
6 7 (15.22%) CRM
6 7 (15.22%) Project Management
6 7 (15.22%) Workflow
6 7 (15.22%) Validation
7 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.04%) V-Model
8 5 (10.87%) Use Case
8 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.87%) SOA
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) ISTQB
2 13 (28.26%) Degree
3 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.04%) HND
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) HL7
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Open Text
3 4 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.35%) Cerner
6 1 (2.17%) Informatica
6 1 (2.17%) ESRI
6 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Symbian
6 1 (2.17%) Teradata
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum Pro Rata
Posted: 3 hours ago