The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 13 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 27 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.18% 4.66% 4.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.21% 25.35% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 17
Median daily rate £338 £186 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.20% -50.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £185 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £366 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -2.52%
ISEB
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 71 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.05% 18.39% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 53 53
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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

1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Translating Business Requirements
4 16 (37.21%) Selenium
4 16 (37.21%) Business Analysis
5 14 (32.56%) Software Testing
5 14 (32.56%) ISTQB
6 13 (30.23%) Degree
6 13 (30.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
7 12 (27.91%) Test Strategy
8 10 (23.26%) SDLC
9 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
9 9 (20.93%) Project Management
9 9 (20.93%) SQL
10 8 (18.60%) HP UFT
11 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Gherkin
12 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
12 6 (13.95%) WinRunner
12 6 (13.95%) JMeter
13 5 (11.63%) Workflow
13 5 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
14 4 (9.30%) Scrum
14 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
14 4 (9.30%) QA
14 4 (9.30%) Migration
14 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
14 4 (9.30%) AS400

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.33%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) HP UFT
3 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.95%) JMeter
3 6 (13.95%) WinRunner
4 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Analyst
2 20 (46.51%) Business Analyst
3 16 (37.21%) Test Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Business IT Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Test Automation Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Test Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Test Data Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Process Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Senior NHS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) AS400
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Translating Business Requirements
3 16 (37.21%) Business Analysis
4 14 (32.56%) Software Testing
5 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
6 12 (27.91%) Test Strategy
7 10 (23.26%) SDLC
8 9 (20.93%) Project Management
8 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
9 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Workflow
11 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Migration
11 4 (9.30%) Scrum
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.98%) Analytics
12 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) ISTQB
2 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 13 (30.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) CLAS
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) Alterian
2 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) CA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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