The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.78% 2.45% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 13.33% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £325 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £440 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.33% 18.37% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 25
Median daily rate £450 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 7
Median hourly rate £25.50 £43.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.69% +48.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -6 3 £335 -4.28%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manual Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle