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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / East Midlands
Rank 72 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 22 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.48% 1.40% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 6.84% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 7
Median daily rate £415 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.75% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +165.99%

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
265 307 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.85% 20.43% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 177 138
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £24.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire -9 12 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £300 -28.57% 2
Derbyshire 0 2 £385 -3.75% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) PRINCE2
3 15 (31.91%) Finance
3 15 (31.91%) ISTQB
4 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
4 13 (27.66%) Waterfall
5 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (19.15%) Unix
7 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Migration
8 7 (14.89%) ITIL
9 6 (12.77%) UML
9 6 (12.77%) SQL
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle
9 6 (12.77%) Project Management
9 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (12.77%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Functional Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
10 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
10 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.64%) BPMN
10 5 (10.64%) Selenium
10 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Banking
10 5 (10.64%) Retail

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Selenium
1 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.38%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Robot Framework
3 2 (4.26%) TestNG
3 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.13%) Rational Robot
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) Business Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.38%) NHS Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Business IT Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Smart Metering Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) WPF
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) NHS
1 3 (6.38%) PMI
2 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Unix
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) PRINCE2
3 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
3 13 (27.66%) Waterfall
4 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.89%) ITIL
6 7 (14.89%) Migration
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) SDLC
7 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.77%) UML
8 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
8 5 (10.64%) BPMN
8 5 (10.64%) Functional Testing
8 5 (10.64%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) ISTQB
2 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.26%) APMP
6 2 (4.26%) CBAP
6 2 (4.26%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) IIBA
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) P3O
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Pega
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com