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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 12 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.55% 1.06% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.92% 6.30% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate
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£333 £153 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.03% -63.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £147 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £159 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+97.21% -54.28%
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
121 127 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.61% 16.78% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 52 69
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £213 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 6 £340 - 5
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) VBA
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) TestNG
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Velocity
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) VBA
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Siebel
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