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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 130 119 139
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing ISEB 31 40 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 1.15% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% 7.60% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 53
Median daily rate £450 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.92
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +21.90%
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
471 526 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.82% 15.17% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 393 677
Median daily rate £450 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 15
Median hourly rate £18.10 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £17.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.80 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 19 (30.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (30.16%) Security Cleared
3 18 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 17 (26.98%) DV Cleared
5 16 (25.40%) Business Analysis
6 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 14 (22.22%) ITIL
7 13 (20.63%) Selenium
7 13 (20.63%) Use Case
7 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 12 (19.05%) CBAP
8 12 (19.05%) Six Sigma
9 11 (17.46%) UML
9 11 (17.46%) Banking
9 11 (17.46%) Lean Six Sigma
9 11 (17.46%) JIRA
10 10 (15.87%) SWOT Analysis
10 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 9 (14.29%) CITP
11 9 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
11 9 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.29%) Degree
11 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) Project 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 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.59%) Power BI
2 1 (1.59%) QlikView
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Selenium
2 11 (17.46%) JIRA
3 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 7 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.52%) JMeter
5 6 (9.52%) NeoLoad
5 6 (9.52%) SpecFlow
6 5 (7.94%) Zephyr
7 4 (6.35%) Maven
7 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.76%) The Grinder
9 2 (3.17%) HP UFT
9 2 (3.17%) JBehave
9 2 (3.17%) Protractor
9 2 (3.17%) TestDirector
9 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.59%) MSI
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Back Office
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Tester
4 9 (14.29%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) QA Tester
10 1 (1.59%) Business Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Delivery Project Manager
10 1 (1.59%) IT Manager
10 1 (1.59%) Report Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) .NET
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) RESTful
2 3 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (3.17%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.17%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) PMI
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.17%) IVR
5 2 (3.17%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.59%) Equities
6 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
1 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 16 (25.40%) Business Analysis
5 14 (22.22%) ITIL
6 13 (20.63%) Use Case
7 12 (19.05%) Six Sigma
7 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 11 (17.46%) Lean Six Sigma
8 11 (17.46%) UML
9 10 (15.87%) SWOT Analysis
9 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.70%) Project Management
11 8 (12.70%) TDD
12 7 (11.11%) Functional Testing
12 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
12 7 (11.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) C#
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) Jython
2 3 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.98%) DV Cleared
3 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 12 (19.05%) CBAP
5 9 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) CITP
5 9 (14.29%) Degree
5 9 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.17%) CISSP
7 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) CISA
8 1 (1.59%) CISM
8 1 (1.59%) IIBA
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) MiFID
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Graphite
1 2 (3.17%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.94%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec
5 1 (1.59%) Varonis
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
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