The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 44 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 24 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.20% 0.98% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.17% 7.32% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £340 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.92 £31.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-49.55% +40.24%
ISEB
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 82 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.85% 13.40% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 29 84
Average daily rate £350 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £223 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.55 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £39.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 8 £351 +0.35% 6
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
2 8 (29.63%) TOGAF
2 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) MS Office
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.81%) QA
5 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Mingle
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Windows
6 3 (11.11%) VBA
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.41%) Java
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Mingle
3 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) 2G
1 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) TestNG
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.70%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Velocity
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
2 8 (29.63%) TOGAF
2 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) VBA
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Siebel
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
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