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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 141 114 133
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Contract jobs citing ISEB 49 98 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 1.52% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.93% 8.33% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 77 51
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£425 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £263 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £493 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -25.41%
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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
826 1177 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.11% 18.29% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 823 641
Average daily rate £425 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -3.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 36
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £42.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.52 £39.65 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ISEB 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.

1 54 (47.79%) Finance
2 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (34.51%) Banking
4 38 (33.63%) ISTQB
5 26 (23.01%) QA
6 24 (21.24%) SQL
7 23 (20.35%) Business Analysis
7 23 (20.35%) Waterfall
8 22 (19.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (16.81%) PRINCE2
10 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (15.04%) Selenium
11 16 (14.16%) Degree
11 16 (14.16%) Investment Banking
11 16 (14.16%) ITIL
11 16 (14.16%) Oracle
11 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
12 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (13.27%) ISEB Practitioner
13 14 (12.39%) Test Management
13 14 (12.39%) Test Strategy
14 13 (11.50%) JIRA
14 13 (11.50%) Software Testing
14 13 (11.50%) Migration
15 12 (10.62%) Scrum
15 12 (10.62%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (9.73%) Test Scripting
16 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
16 11 (9.73%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ISEB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.54%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.77%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.08%) MS Office
3 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.88%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) VoIP
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.88%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Selenium
2 13 (11.50%) JIRA
3 7 (6.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (5.31%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.42%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.54%) Hudson
6 4 (3.54%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.54%) TestNG
6 4 (3.54%) JUnit
6 4 (3.54%) JBehave
6 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.65%) Toad
8 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.77%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.77%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.88%) Appium
9 1 (0.88%) Calabash
9 1 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 54 (47.79%) Finance
2 39 (34.51%) Banking
3 16 (14.16%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Local Government
4 5 (4.42%) Retail
5 4 (3.54%) Legal
5 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.65%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.77%) Billing
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 65 (57.52%) Analyst
2 40 (35.40%) Business Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Test Analyst
4 20 (17.70%) Tester
5 18 (15.93%) Test Manager
6 10 (8.85%) QA Tester
7 8 (7.08%) QA Test Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) QA Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Contracts Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.42%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Programme Test Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.65%) Architect
10 3 (2.65%) Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Business Architect
10 3 (2.65%) QA Automation Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (1.77%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) .NET
2 7 (6.19%) MSMQ
3 6 (5.31%) Web Services
4 2 (1.77%) SOAP
4 2 (1.77%) WCF
5 1 (0.88%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.96%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.42%) Derivative
4 5 (4.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.77%) Open Source
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Equities
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Online Games
7 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Android
1 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Solaris
2 2 (1.77%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.35%) Business Analysis
2 23 (20.35%) Waterfall
3 22 (19.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (16.81%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.16%) ITIL
7 14 (12.39%) Test Management
7 14 (12.39%) Test Strategy
8 13 (11.50%) Software Testing
8 13 (11.50%) Migration
9 12 (10.62%) Scrum
10 11 (9.73%) Project Management
10 11 (9.73%) Test Scripting
10 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.96%) Data Migration
11 9 (7.96%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (7.96%) Automated Testing
11 9 (7.96%) Regression Testing
11 9 (7.96%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) SQL
2 5 (4.42%) Scala
3 4 (3.54%) Groovy
3 4 (3.54%) Java
4 2 (1.77%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (33.63%) ISTQB
2 16 (14.16%) Degree
3 15 (13.27%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (7.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.77%) CBAP
8 1 (0.88%) APMP
8 1 (0.88%) IIBA
8 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.01%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.88%) FATCA
2 1 (0.88%) P3O
2 1 (0.88%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (14.16%) Oracle
2 7 (6.19%) Sybase
2 7 (6.19%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) WorldPay
3 6 (5.31%) PeopleSoft
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.42%) Murex
4 5 (4.42%) Calypso
5 4 (3.54%) Siebel
6 3 (2.65%) IBM
7 2 (1.77%) SAP
7 2 (1.77%) Apple
8 1 (0.88%) CODA
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Teradata
8 1 (0.88%) Netezza
8 1 (0.88%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.88%) Yardi
8 1 (0.88%) Comverse
8 1 (0.88%) Vertica
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