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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 50 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.22% 1.47% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 9.43% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £335 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Coventry region.

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 53 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.26% 15.63% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 41 19
Median daily rate £414 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.91% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £13.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £11.00 £20.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) Stress Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) System Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Agile Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Stress Testing
4 4 (50.00%) System Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft