The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.60% 1.14% 3.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% 8.70% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £330 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £330 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -
ISEB
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.95% 13.14% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
Median daily rate £375 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Chester

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Chester region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Gatling
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
1 1 (25.00%) Talend
1 1 (25.00%) Vertica