The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 90 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 16 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.95% 0.91% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.16% 4.26% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
Median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £471 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +29.36%
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
310 329 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.42% 21.36% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 192 157
Median daily rate £380 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 33
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.73 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.18% +4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £8.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £415 - 3
Derbyshire +1 3 £354 +1.07%
Leicestershire -1 3 £310 -
Northamptonshire -16 3 £425 +41.66% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 17 (41.46%) Business Analysis
2 15 (36.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) PRINCE2
4 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
5 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
7 8 (19.51%) Finance
7 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (19.51%) ITIL
8 7 (17.07%) UML
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Requirements Engineering
8 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
8 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 6 (14.63%) Requirements Management
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
10 5 (12.20%) BPMN
10 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
11 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.76%) MS Office
11 4 (9.76%) SAP
11 4 (9.76%) Unix
11 4 (9.76%) SQL
11 4 (9.76%) Change Management
12 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SAP BW
1 2 (4.88%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Analyst
2 20 (48.78%) Business Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) NHS Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Smart Metering Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Process Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Development Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) NHS
1 3 (7.32%) PMI
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Business Analysis
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (34.15%) PRINCE2
4 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
5 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (19.51%) ITIL
7 7 (17.07%) Migration
7 7 (17.07%) Requirements Engineering
7 7 (17.07%) SDLC
7 7 (17.07%) UML
8 6 (14.63%) Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) Requirements Management
9 5 (12.20%) BPMN
9 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.76%) Change Management
10 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) R
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
2 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) CBAP
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.88%) APMP
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) P3O
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Pega
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com