The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 90 111 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -54
Contract jobs citing ISEB 38 17 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 0.75% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.69% 3.87% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 46
Average daily rate
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£368 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £464 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -53.00%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
392 439 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.32% 19.25% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 200 261
Average daily rate £380 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £159 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 64
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.70 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 19 £350 - 7
Hertfordshire +10 10 £454 - 4
Suffolk -3 4 £425 - 1
Essex +3 3 £303 -23.17% 4
Bedfordshire -9 2 £321 +60.62% 3
East Anglia - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 34 (38.20%) Finance
1 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Software Testing
3 20 (22.47%) Business Analysis
4 18 (20.22%) ISTQB
4 18 (20.22%) QA
5 16 (17.98%) Scrum
6 15 (16.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (13.48%) Service Delivery
8 11 (12.36%) Change Management
8 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.36%) Manual Testing
9 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (11.24%) PeopleSoft
9 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
10 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
10 9 (10.11%) SQL
10 9 (10.11%) ITIL
10 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.11%) Windows
10 9 (10.11%) Project Management
10 9 (10.11%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (10.11%) TOGAF
10 9 (10.11%) BDD
11 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (8.99%) Regression Testing
11 8 (8.99%) SAP
11 8 (8.99%) Oracle
11 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
11 8 (8.99%) HP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
2 5 (5.62%) Mingle
3 4 (4.49%) MS Project
4 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) 3G
2 3 (3.37%) 2G
2 3 (3.37%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) EDMS
2 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL
2 1 (1.12%) Essbase
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) SpecFlow
2 6 (6.74%) Selenium
3 3 (3.37%) LabVIEW
3 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.12%) JUnit
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) Hudson
5 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.12%) TestNG
5 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Legal
2 7 (7.87%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Local Government
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Analyst
2 31 (34.83%) Business Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Test Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Consultant
5 7 (7.87%) Test Consultant
6 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) QA Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior QA Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Tester
9 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Test Automation Consultant
10 2 (2.25%) Software Asset Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Software Manager
10 2 (2.25%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) Gherkin
2 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) XML
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Open Source
3 2 (2.25%) CMDB
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.12%) AS400
4 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.12%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.12%) Solaris
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Software Testing
3 20 (22.47%) Business Analysis
4 16 (17.98%) Scrum
5 12 (13.48%) Service Delivery
6 11 (12.36%) Change Management
6 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.36%) Manual Testing
7 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.11%) ITIL
8 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
8 9 (10.11%) Project Management
8 9 (10.11%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (10.11%) TOGAF
8 9 (10.11%) BDD
9 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.99%) Regression Testing
10 7 (7.87%) Test Scripting
10 7 (7.87%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) SQL
2 3 (3.37%) Python
2 3 (3.37%) VBA
3 2 (2.25%) C#
3 2 (2.25%) Java
4 1 (1.12%) C
4 1 (1.12%) C++
4 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) ISTQB
2 15 (16.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (6.74%) Degree
4 4 (4.49%) IIBA
4 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.37%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (3.37%) CBAP
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.12%) PMP
7 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) PeopleSoft
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.99%) SAP
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) HP
4 3 (3.37%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) EMC
5 2 (2.25%) BMC
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.12%) Symantec
6 1 (1.12%) McAfee
6 1 (1.12%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) Siebel
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