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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 62 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Contract jobs citing ISEB 6 15 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 1.25% 3.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.51% 6.44% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 43
Median daily rate £330 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+38.00% +66.66%
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
239 233 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.45% 19.38% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 150 176
Median daily rate £455 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 46
Median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +7 6 £330 +10.00%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
5 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) CRM

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 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) MSTest
3 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 3 (15.79%) UAT Lead
4 3 (15.79%) UAT Test Lead
5 2 (10.53%) Process Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
3 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint