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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 2.69% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.74% 15.13% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 3
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
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
107 152 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.26% 17.78% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 81 66
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.77 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% -18.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +2 4 £325 +18.18%
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (14.29%) CLAS
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP

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 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 2 (14.29%) MSTest
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) CESG
1 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) CBAP
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CLAS
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) IIBA
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft