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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 59 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing ISEB 18 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.22% 0.50% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.86% 3.70% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 5
Average daily rate
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£294 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.31% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £323 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £347 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +147.49%
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
140 108 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.26% 13.38% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 59 47
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £119 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 15 £300 - 3
Huntingdon - 1 £288 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) SOAP
3 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
5 6 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) JIRA
6 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Ant
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) Maven
7 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (16.67%) System Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Groovy
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (12.50%) Selenium
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) HP
9 2 (8.33%) SAP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Ant
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.17%) MSTest
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Programme Manager
6 1 (4.17%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) System Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) IIBA
4 1 (4.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
1 2 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 21 days ago