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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.68% 1.27% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 8.47% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £313 £250 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £216 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £346 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.43 £19.94 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-27.65% -66.76%
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
100 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.81% 14.97% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 54
Median daily rate £400 £344 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £438 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 12
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.77 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% -26.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridge +20 8 £313 +14.67% 2
Peterborough +6 2 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) Unix
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) TestDirector
6 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Maven
7 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (14.29%) Groovy
7 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
7 3 (14.29%) WSDL
7 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Ant
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) TestDirector
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) MSTest
3 2 (9.52%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) UI Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.76%) UAT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) SOAP
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) WSDL
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
2 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
5 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (9.52%) CBAP
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) CLAS
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) IIBA
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle