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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
London / City of London
Rank 124 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 29 31 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 1.02% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.71% 6.58% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 52
Median daily rate £494 £428 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% +12.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £598 £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +165.99%

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
432 471 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.65% 15.55% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 338 630
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £17.89 £21.81 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% +16.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.80 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £36.34 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Finance
3 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
3 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
4 13 (24.53%) DV Cleared
4 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2
5 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
6 11 (20.75%) Use Case
6 11 (20.75%) ITIL
6 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
6 11 (20.75%) Selenium
6 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (18.87%) Banking
7 10 (18.87%) Six Sigma
7 10 (18.87%) CBAP
8 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
8 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.98%) UML
8 9 (16.98%) Lean Six Sigma
9 8 (15.09%) SWOT Analysis
9 8 (15.09%) Degree
9 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
9 8 (15.09%) TDD
9 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Performance Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (13.21%) Chartered Engineer
10 7 (13.21%) WebDriver
10 7 (13.21%) Automation Testing

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%) SAS
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) 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 11 (20.75%) Selenium
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.21%) Cucumber
3 7 (13.21%) WebDriver
4 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
4 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (9.43%) JIRA
5 5 (9.43%) NeoLoad
6 4 (7.55%) JMeter
6 4 (7.55%) Maven
7 3 (5.66%) Zephyr
8 2 (3.77%) JBehave
8 2 (3.77%) Protractor
8 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.77%) TestDirector
8 2 (3.77%) The Grinder
8 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Tester
4 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Test Leader
6 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Tester
7 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (3.77%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) QA Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Data Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Information Security Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Records Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.77%) RESTful
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) PMI
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Fintech
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) IVR
5 2 (3.77%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.89%) Equities
6 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Reinsurance
6 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 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
3 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2
4 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
5 11 (20.75%) ITIL
5 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (20.75%) Use Case
6 10 (18.87%) Six Sigma
7 9 (16.98%) Lean Six Sigma
7 9 (16.98%) UML
8 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Performance Testing
8 8 (15.09%) SWOT Analysis
8 8 (15.09%) TDD
8 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Automation Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.32%) Information Security
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
11 5 (9.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) Jython
3 2 (3.77%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.53%) DV Cleared
3 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
4 10 (18.87%) CBAP
5 8 (15.09%) Degree
6 7 (13.21%) Chartered Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) CITP
6 7 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
7 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.77%) CISSP
9 1 (1.89%) CISA
9 1 (1.89%) CISM
9 1 (1.89%) IIBA
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) MiFID
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Graphite
1 2 (3.77%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) AppDynamics
2 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) ATG
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) Varonis
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
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