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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 72 91 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Contract jobs citing ISEB 22 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.39% 0.91% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.46% 5.93% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 19
Median daily rate £390 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £270 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £19.94 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -7.25%
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
260 253 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.39% 15.38% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 128 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £19.00 £21.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 27 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

ISEB Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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 +2 8 £363 +26.08% 5
Derbyshire +17 7 £500 +42.85% 1
Northamptonshire +2 5 £400 - 1
Leicestershire -1 1 £238 -20.83% 3
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 19 (43.18%) PRINCE2
2 15 (34.09%) Finance
3 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (29.55%) QA
4 12 (27.27%) SDLC
5 11 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) Project Management
6 10 (22.73%) Retail
7 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
8 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (15.91%) PMI
9 7 (15.91%) PMI Certification
10 6 (13.64%) Use Case
10 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
10 6 (13.64%) Information Governance
10 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
11 5 (11.36%) Web Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
11 5 (11.36%) NHS
12 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 4 (9.09%) Scrum
12 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
12 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
12 4 (9.09%) Selenium
12 4 (9.09%) Conflict 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 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) VersionOne
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Analyst
2 17 (38.64%) Business Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Software Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Governance Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Information Governance Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Information Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Web Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Web Test Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) PMI
2 5 (11.36%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) CESG
4 1 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) PRINCE2
2 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.27%) SDLC
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 10 (22.73%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 6 (13.64%) Information Governance
6 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Use Case
6 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
7 5 (11.36%) Web Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Conflict Management
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.82%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
2 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (15.91%) PMI Certification
3 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.27%) APMP
6 1 (2.27%) CBAP
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (2.27%) CLAS
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) Fujitsu
3 2 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) EMC
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) VMware