The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 47 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.25% 1.04% 3.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 6.78% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £335 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
60 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.04% 15.28% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 20
Median daily rate £445 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £478 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £18.20 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISEB across the Coventry region.

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Coventry region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Process Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Agile Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft