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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 17 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.11% - 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £259 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +806.66%

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
9 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.47% 19.38% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 17
Median daily rate £288 £250 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -35.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £468 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Median hourly rate £32.56 £35.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.98% +93.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (87.50%) Data Protection
1 7 (87.50%) Data Privacy
2 1 (12.50%) Gatling
2 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services

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 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Gatling
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Data Privacy
1 7 (87.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA