The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Croydon region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 17 21
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - 3.49% 4.10%
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.00% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate
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- £412 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -49.00%
Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20 30 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 25.00% 34.88% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 26
Average daily rate £400 £410 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £283 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ISEB
London

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Siebel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft