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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 133 145 156
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 33 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 0.97% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.92% 6.09% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 37
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £560 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £346 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.30% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.18 £13.81 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -55.12%
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
557 723 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.53% 15.88% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 539 650
Median daily rate £450 £433 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.25 £26.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) ISTQB
3 18 (30.51%) Finance
4 16 (27.12%) JIRA
4 16 (27.12%) Selenium
4 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
5 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (23.73%) Test Scripting
7 13 (22.03%) DV Cleared
8 12 (20.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
9 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
10 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (16.95%) Functional Testing
11 9 (15.25%) ITIL
11 9 (15.25%) Software Testing
11 9 (15.25%) Use Case
12 8 (13.56%) Automated Testing
12 8 (13.56%) Degree
12 8 (13.56%) Banking
12 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
12 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
12 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (11.86%) Performance Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.86%) SDLC
13 7 (11.86%) Defect Management
13 7 (11.86%) QA

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 (3.39%) Confluence
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Documentum
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) JIRA
1 16 (27.12%) Selenium
2 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
3 7 (11.86%) JMeter
4 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
4 6 (10.17%) NeoLoad
4 6 (10.17%) Zephyr
5 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.08%) Maven
6 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
6 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.08%) The Grinder
7 2 (3.39%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.39%) JBehave
7 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.69%) Appium
8 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.69%) Protractor
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Tester
4 9 (15.25%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Test Leader
6 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (3.39%) Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Developer
8 2 (3.39%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.39%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Test Specialist
9 1 (1.69%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) RESTful
2 3 (5.08%) SOAP
3 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.39%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) PMI
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Fintech
4 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.39%) IVR
4 2 (3.39%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.69%) Equities
5 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (23.73%) Test Scripting
4 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
5 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.95%) Functional Testing
6 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (15.25%) ITIL
7 9 (15.25%) Software Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Use Case
8 8 (13.56%) Automated Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.86%) Defect Management
9 7 (11.86%) Performance Testing
9 7 (11.86%) SDLC
9 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
10 6 (10.17%) Automation Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Lean Six Sigma
10 6 (10.17%) Six Sigma
10 6 (10.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) C#
3 5 (8.47%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) Java
4 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) Jython
4 3 (5.08%) VBScript
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) ISTQB
2 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
3 13 (22.03%) DV Cleared
4 12 (20.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (13.56%) Degree
6 5 (8.47%) CBAP
6 5 (8.47%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) CITP
7 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
7 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) MiFID
3 1 (1.69%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.39%) Graphite
2 2 (3.39%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) HP
3 4 (6.78%) AppDynamics
3 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
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