The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB Practitioner in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB Practitioner over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 187 208 188
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.049% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£553 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £314
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +17.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ISEB Practitioner
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
839 1076 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.18% 17.53% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 719 598
Average daily rate £413 £425 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 31
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% -46.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £18.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB Practitioner.

1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
2 10 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (43.75%) Murex
4 7 (43.75%) Test Management
5 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Derivative
6 5 (31.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
6 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Calypso
6 5 (31.25%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Legal
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
9 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
9 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Validation
9 2 (12.50%) Front Office

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Front Office
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Assistant
6 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
6 1 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Siebel Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Siebel Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Derivative
1 5 (31.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Test Management
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) Product Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Murex
2 5 (31.25%) Calypso
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.25%) Yardi
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft