The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 3.03% 2.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.98% 13.85% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 27
Median daily rate £381 £360 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £349
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
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 296 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.39% 21.89% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 189 160
Median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.24 £45.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.49% +203.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £46.00 £25.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Milton Keynes -11 7 £388 +10.71% 2
High Wycombe +8 2 £245 -34.66% 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 19 (55.88%) ISTQB
2 16 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) SAP
5 12 (35.29%) Finance
6 11 (32.35%) QA
6 11 (32.35%) SDLC
7 10 (29.41%) Selenium
8 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) HP
9 8 (23.53%) XML
9 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (23.53%) JIRA
10 7 (20.59%) Test Management
10 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
10 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
10 7 (20.59%) Test Planning
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
11 6 (17.65%) HTML
11 6 (17.65%) Java
11 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing
11 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.65%) Retail
11 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
11 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
12 5 (14.71%) WebDriver

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP FI
2 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Selenium
2 8 (23.53%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.88%) MSTest
5 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Automotive
4 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Analyst
2 19 (55.88%) Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Test Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Strategy Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) HR Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) Spring
4 4 (11.76%) JSP
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) SDLC
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Defect Management
5 7 (20.59%) Test Management
5 7 (20.59%) Test Planning
5 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) SAP
2 9 (26.47%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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