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 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 62 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.60% 1.97% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 8.63% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 17
Median daily rate £295 £350 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £475 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.68 £19.94 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-26.40% -45.74%
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
230 278 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.55% 22.79% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 162 192
Median daily rate £420 £409 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +25.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £42.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.88% +169.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £40.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £57.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 8 £300 -14.28% 3
High Wycombe +7 4 £214 -43.00% 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 18 (48.65%) Software Testing
2 15 (40.54%) ISTQB
2 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) SAP
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (29.73%) SDLC
5 10 (27.03%) QA
5 10 (27.03%) HP
6 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
6 9 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
7 8 (21.62%) XML
7 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
8 7 (18.92%) Retail
8 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.22%) Unix
9 6 (16.22%) Linux
9 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) Selenium
9 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
9 6 (16.22%) JIRA
9 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
10 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
10 5 (13.51%) Test Management
10 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JIRA
1 6 (16.22%) Selenium
2 4 (10.81%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.70%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Automotive
4 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Analyst
2 22 (59.46%) Test Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Strategy Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) SAP BW Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) JSP
3 4 (10.81%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.70%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.70%) Contactless
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.70%) EPoS
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Software Testing
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) SDLC
3 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
7 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
8 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.51%) Test Management
8 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (10.81%) Degree
6 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.70%) HND
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Compaq
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Terracotta
4 1 (2.70%) webMethods
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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