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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 40 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing ISEB 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.27% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.71% 2.99% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.72 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+16.35% +147.49%
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
96 67 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.46% 13.81% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 30
Average daily rate £318 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £120 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Average hourly rate £15.77 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.90% +35.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (60.00%) SOAP
3 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) JIRA
6 8 (40.00%) Groovy
6 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (40.00%) Ant
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) XML
6 8 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (40.00%) Maven
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) QA
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) Project Management
10 2 (10.00%) Selenium
10 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 9 (45.00%) JIRA
3 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (40.00%) Ant
3 8 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.00%) UI Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) SOAP
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) System Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) IIBA
4 1 (5.00%) CBAP
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago