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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.31% 0.90% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 8.82% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £280 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.65 £18.88 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+104.68% -15.62%
ISEB
West Midlands

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
51 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.35% 10.24% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 26
Average daily rate £400 £330 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £176 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £465 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £12.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.32% +95.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) PMI
5 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (20.00%) EPoS
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) EPoS
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago