The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 5 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 16 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.69% 4.63% 5.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.36% 21.74% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £449 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +3.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £298 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £514 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £32.78 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-54.69% +48.98%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 43.14% 21.30% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 16
Average daily rate £450 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (76.00%) Project Management
3 18 (72.00%) P3O
4 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (48.00%) APMP
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) MS Project
8 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
8 7 (28.00%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (16.00%) MS Project Server
11 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
11 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (16.00%) MS Office
11 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (12.00%) SQL
12 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (12.00%) Big Data
12 3 (12.00%) Coaching
12 3 (12.00%) QA
13 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
13 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
13 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (16.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Project
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) PMO Lead
3 4 (16.00%) Programme Office Support
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Report Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.00%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Office Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (76.00%) Project Management
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
4 7 (28.00%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
8 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
9 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (48.00%) APMP
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (72.00%) P3O
2 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos