The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 2.15% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 13.64% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £390 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £301 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.92
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +21.90%
ISEB
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
48 66 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.61% 15.79% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 33
Median daily rate £400 £368 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £447 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.77 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.20 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) IIBA
2 2 (33.33%) CBAP
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) CBAP
2 2 (33.33%) IIBA
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft