The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 42 77 59
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.52% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 2.53% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £276 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% -28.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 198 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.80% 20.73% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 84 109
Median daily rate £420 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £220 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £17.21 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.53 £35.00 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Chester - 2 £259 - 1
Warrington +24 1 £277 -13.59%
Knutsford - 1 - -
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
2 7 (58.33%) Data Privacy
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (8.33%) GitHub
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Trello
5 1 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) SFIA
5 1 (8.33%) Gatling
5 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) IIBA
5 1 (8.33%) CBAP
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) QA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Gatling
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Privacy
1 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) DSDM
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CBAP
1 1 (8.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Sage