The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB 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 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
London / City of London
Rank 123 119 140
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs citing ISEB 32 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 1.07% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.34% 7.13% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 37
Median daily rate £500 £456 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
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 £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 City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
436 477 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.77% 14.94% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 344 593
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 16
Median hourly rate £15.98 £22.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +6.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.20 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £33.44 £22.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISEB
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 across the City of London region.

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Business Analysis
4 15 (28.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2
5 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
6 12 (22.64%) DV Cleared
6 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
6 12 (22.64%) Use Case
6 12 (22.64%) Banking
7 11 (20.75%) ITIL
8 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.98%) CBAP
9 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.09%) Six Sigma
10 8 (15.09%) Selenium
10 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
10 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
11 7 (13.21%) SWOT Analysis
11 7 (13.21%) Lean Six Sigma
11 7 (13.21%) TDD
11 7 (13.21%) Project Management
11 7 (13.21%) UML
11 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.21%) Swim Lanes
11 7 (13.21%) Automation Testing
12 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
12 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (11.32%) Chartered Engineer
12 6 (11.32%) Programme Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (1.89%) ATG Dynamo
1 1 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Power BI
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Selenium
2 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.66%) JIRA
6 2 (3.77%) Maven
6 2 (3.77%) NeoLoad
6 2 (3.77%) Protractor
6 2 (3.77%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.89%) Appium
7 1 (1.89%) Calabash
7 1 (1.89%) FogBugz
7 1 (1.89%) Hudson
7 1 (1.89%) JBehave
7 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.89%) TestRail
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Back Office
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.89%) International Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Analyst
2 19 (35.85%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Test Leader
4 6 (11.32%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Tester
5 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (3.77%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) PMI
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Equities
4 2 (3.77%) Fintech
4 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) IVR
5 1 (1.89%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.89%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Business Analysis
3 15 (28.30%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2
4 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
5 12 (22.64%) Use Case
6 11 (20.75%) ITIL
7 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Six Sigma
9 7 (13.21%) Automation Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Lean Six Sigma
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 7 (13.21%) Swim Lanes
9 7 (13.21%) SWOT Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) TDD
9 7 (13.21%) UML
10 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.43%) Information Security
11 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) C#
2 3 (5.66%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) DV Cleared
1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) CBAP
3 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (11.32%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) CITP
4 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (9.43%) Degree
5 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (3.77%) CISSP
7 2 (3.77%) IIBA
8 1 (1.89%) CISA
8 1 (1.89%) CISM
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) MiFID
2 4 (7.55%) QA
3 3 (5.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (3.77%) SEPA
5 1 (1.89%) EMIR
5 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.77%) AppDynamics
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) ATG
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) Varonis
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago