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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 80 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 61 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.12% 1.16% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.64% 6.36% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 24
Average daily rate
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£380 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £395 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-52.46% +40.24%
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
524 440 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.18% 18.20% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 205 278
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £148 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 42 69
Average hourly rate £23.50 £15.50 £23.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.61% -32.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.63 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.40 £38.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014. 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 +9 24 £363 +3.57% 9
Essex +1 14 £325 -39.53% 4
Hertfordshire -3 11 £525 +44.82% 1
Suffolk +5 10 £425 +13.33% 5
Bedfordshire -17 2 £331 +65.62%
Norfolk - - - -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 51 (46.79%) Finance
2 33 (30.28%) ISTQB
3 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (21.10%) SQL
5 21 (19.27%) HP
6 20 (18.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (17.43%) QA
7 19 (17.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (16.51%) Degree
8 18 (16.51%) Software Testing
9 16 (14.68%) Business Analysis
9 16 (14.68%) PRINCE2
9 16 (14.68%) Migration
10 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
10 15 (13.76%) Integration Testing
11 14 (12.84%) Test Management
11 14 (12.84%) Regression Testing
12 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
12 13 (11.93%) ITIL
12 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
13 12 (11.01%) ETL
13 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.01%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (10.09%) XML
14 11 (10.09%) PeopleSoft
15 10 (9.17%) Java
15 10 (9.17%) Oracle
15 10 (9.17%) Scrum
15 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
15 10 (9.17%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 5 (4.59%) MQSeries
1 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.75%) Confluence
3 2 (1.83%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (1.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) MS Project
4 3 (2.75%) Mingle
4 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.92%) PaaS
1 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) 3G
2 1 (0.92%) 2G
2 1 (0.92%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.92%) LAN
2 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.59%) DB2
3 5 (4.59%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (2.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) EDMS
5 1 (0.92%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (7.34%) Selenium
2 6 (5.50%) JIRA
3 5 (4.59%) LoadRunner
4 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.67%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.92%) TestNG
6 1 (0.92%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.92%) Hudson
General
1 51 (46.79%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Legal
3 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.34%) Retail
4 7 (6.42%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.92%) Local Government
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (56.88%) Analyst
2 31 (28.44%) Test Analyst
3 25 (22.94%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Tester
5 9 (8.26%) Architect
6 8 (7.34%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.34%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.59%) QA Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Test Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Consultant
9 3 (2.75%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Automated Test Analyst
10 2 (1.83%) Transformation Programme Manager
10 2 (1.83%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) XML
2 8 (7.34%) HTML
3 6 (5.50%) Middleware
4 5 (4.59%) J2EE
4 5 (4.59%) Flash
5 4 (3.67%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.75%) SOAP
7 2 (1.83%) .NET
7 2 (1.83%) REST
7 2 (1.83%) MDX
8 1 (0.92%) Velocity
8 1 (0.92%) CSS
8 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.83%) EPoS
4 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 2 (1.83%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.83%) CMDB
4 2 (1.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) UNIX
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.83%) Android
3 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.92%) Solaris
4 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (16.51%) Software Testing
4 16 (14.68%) Migration
4 16 (14.68%) Business Analysis
4 16 (14.68%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.76%) Integration Testing
6 14 (12.84%) Test Management
6 14 (12.84%) Regression Testing
7 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
7 13 (11.93%) ITIL
8 12 (11.01%) ETL
9 10 (9.17%) Scrum
9 10 (9.17%) Test Scripting
9 10 (9.17%) Test Strategy
9 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.26%) System Testing
10 9 (8.26%) TOGAF
10 9 (8.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) Java
3 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.75%) C#
4 3 (2.75%) VBA
5 1 (0.92%) Python
5 1 (0.92%) C
5 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) ISTQB
2 19 (17.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (16.51%) Degree
4 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.75%) PMP
6 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CBAP
7 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.43%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.92%) Xen
1 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.92%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (19.27%) HP
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.09%) PeopleSoft
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle
5 6 (5.50%) SAP
6 5 (4.59%) IBM
7 3 (2.75%) Adobe
8 2 (1.83%) Siebel
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) EMC
8 2 (1.83%) Citrix
8 2 (1.83%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.83%) BMC
8 2 (1.83%) VMware
8 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.92%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.92%) F5
9 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.92%) NetApp
9 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
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