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 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing ISEB 24 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.88% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.36% 5.19% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 14
Median daily rate £308 £310 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +27.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £255 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
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
287 270 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.05% 16.95% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 127 147
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £35.25 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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
Nottinghamshire -1 11 £288 -27.67% 3
Northamptonshire +2 4 £475 +171.42% 2
Derbyshire +1 4 £308 +11.81%
Leicestershire +15 3 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £363 - 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 22 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
6 11 (23.91%) SDLC
7 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Migration
8 8 (17.39%) QA
9 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
9 7 (15.22%) Requirements Engineering
9 7 (15.22%) UML
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 7 (15.22%) Project Management
9 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.04%) BPMN
11 5 (10.87%) Use Case
11 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.87%) PMI
11 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
11 5 (10.87%) Change Management
11 5 (10.87%) Retail
12 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
12 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) MS Office

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 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SAP BW
1 2 (4.35%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Analyst
2 27 (58.70%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) NHS Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) PMI
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
6 11 (23.91%) SDLC
7 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 7 (15.22%) Project Management
9 7 (15.22%) Requirements Engineering
9 7 (15.22%) UML
10 6 (13.04%) BPMN
10 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.87%) Change Management
11 5 (10.87%) Use Case
12 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
1 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) CBAP
4 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) APMP
6 1 (2.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) CLAS
6 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) VMware