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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 137 158 142
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs citing ISEB 34 52 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.94% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 6.24% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 47
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
ISEB
London

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
616 833 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.52% 15.12% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 605 632
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £12.50 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £45.81 £32.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) ISTQB
3 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
4 22 (31.88%) Finance
5 19 (27.54%) DV Cleared
6 18 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (24.64%) Test Scripting
7 17 (24.64%) JIRA
8 16 (23.19%) Selenium
9 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
9 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 14 (20.29%) PRINCE2
10 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (20.29%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (17.39%) Functional Testing
12 12 (17.39%) HP
13 11 (15.94%) SQL
13 11 (15.94%) Use Case
13 11 (15.94%) SDLC
14 10 (14.49%) WebDriver
15 9 (13.04%) Test Management
15 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
15 9 (13.04%) C#
15 9 (13.04%) UML
15 9 (13.04%) ITIL
15 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
15 9 (13.04%) Degree
16 8 (11.59%) SWOT Analysis
16 8 (11.59%) TDD

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 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Documentum
3 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.45%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) DNS
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) JIRA
2 16 (23.19%) Selenium
3 10 (14.49%) WebDriver
4 7 (10.14%) JMeter
5 6 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.70%) SpecFlow
5 6 (8.70%) Zephyr
6 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.25%) NeoLoad
6 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
7 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
8 3 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (4.35%) The Grinder
9 2 (2.90%) Maven
9 2 (2.90%) Protractor
9 2 (2.90%) Toad
10 1 (1.45%) JBehave
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 15 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Tester
5 6 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Test Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Test Specialist
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (4.35%) Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Performance Tester
8 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Specialist
8 3 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
1 7 (10.14%) Web Services
2 5 (7.25%) XML
3 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
3 4 (5.80%) SOAP
4 3 (4.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) IVR
3 4 (5.80%) PMI
3 4 (5.80%) Smartcard
4 3 (4.35%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) Test Scripting
3 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 14 (20.29%) PRINCE2
4 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 11 (15.94%) SDLC
6 11 (15.94%) Use Case
7 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
7 9 (13.04%) ITIL
7 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Test Management
7 9 (13.04%) UML
8 8 (11.59%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.59%) SWOT Analysis
8 8 (11.59%) TDD
8 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) C#
3 7 (10.14%) Python
4 6 (8.70%) Java
5 5 (7.25%) VBScript
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) Jython
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (39.13%) ISTQB
2 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
3 19 (27.54%) DV Cleared
4 18 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (13.04%) Degree
6 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
7 5 (7.25%) CBAP
7 5 (7.25%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) CITP
8 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.35%) PMP
10 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) MiFID
3 1 (1.45%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) Graphite
2 2 (2.90%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (5.80%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) WorldPay
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