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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 109 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 36 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.43% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.65% 7.79% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 12
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£323 £368 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £251 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £512 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.72 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+16.35% +147.49%
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
541 578 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.35% 18.43% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 287 220
Average daily rate £360 £361 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +20.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 33 33
Average hourly rate £21.01 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +12 21 £288 -14.17% 3
Hertfordshire -8 7 £400 -14.89% 9
Suffolk +2 5 £438 +34.09% 1
Norfolk +12 2 £300 -45.45% 1
Essex -4 1 £400 +100.00% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Automated Testing
2 16 (24.62%) SoapUI
3 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 13 (20.00%) SOAP
5 12 (18.46%) JIRA
6 11 (16.92%) Business Analysis
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
6 11 (16.92%) XML
7 10 (15.38%) Degree
8 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
8 9 (13.85%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (13.85%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
8 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
9 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (12.31%) Web Services
9 8 (12.31%) Ant
9 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.31%) Maven
9 8 (12.31%) Groovy
9 8 (12.31%) QA
9 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Manual Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.08%) GSM
3 1 (1.54%) DWDM
3 1 (1.54%) MPLS
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) SoapUI
2 12 (18.46%) JIRA
3 8 (12.31%) Ant
3 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.31%) Maven
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.54%) MSTest
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Local Government
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Analyst
2 23 (35.38%) Business Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Tester
7 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.62%) ICT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (3.08%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Security Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Network Project Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) SOAP
2 11 (16.92%) XML
3 8 (12.31%) Web Services
4 4 (6.15%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) Flash
5 1 (1.54%) WSDL
5 1 (1.54%) WCF
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.08%) PKI
2 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
1 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) Automated Testing
3 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 11 (16.92%) Scrum
4 11 (16.92%) Business Analysis
5 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
5 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
5 9 (13.85%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Project Management
7 7 (10.77%) ITIL
7 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.77%) Manual Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
8 6 (9.23%) System Testing
8 6 (9.23%) SDLC
9 4 (6.15%) V-Model
9 4 (6.15%) Validation
9 4 (6.15%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) Groovy
3 4 (6.15%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.38%) Degree
3 9 (13.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) IIBA
6 1 (1.54%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) HP
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee
5 2 (3.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.08%) Splunk
5 2 (3.08%) FireEye
6 1 (1.54%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.54%) Northgate
6 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
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