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 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 24 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.40% 4.20% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 24.14% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 13
Median daily rate £286 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% -17.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.43 £19.94 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-27.65% -66.76%
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
45 58 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.19% 17.42% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 44
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £162 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -43.90%
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 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 June 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 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (43.75%) Business Analysis
1 14 (43.75%) Translating Business Requirements
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
2 13 (40.63%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
4 10 (31.25%) Selenium
5 9 (28.13%) Test Strategy
6 8 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (25.00%) SDLC
6 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
9 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (15.63%) HP UFT
10 4 (12.50%) Workflow
10 4 (12.50%) Migration
10 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.50%) JMeter
10 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Gherkin
11 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
11 3 (9.38%) Use Case
11 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
11 3 (9.38%) AS400
11 3 (9.38%) Scrum

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 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (3.13%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) HP UFT
3 4 (12.50%) JMeter
4 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.38%) WinRunner
5 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Test Analyst
3 14 (43.75%) Business Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (31.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) NHS Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior NHS Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) AS400
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) CESG
3 1 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (43.75%) Business Analysis
1 14 (43.75%) Translating Business Requirements
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) Test Strategy
4 8 (25.00%) SDLC
4 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Service Management
8 3 (9.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
1 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
2 8 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) CLAS
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Alterian
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) CA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) PlateSpin
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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