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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 73 103 81
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Contract jobs citing ISEB 61 24 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.15% 0.99% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.27% 5.11% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 38
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£380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £32.78 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-54.69% +47.31%
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
497 470 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.54% 19.30% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 225 289
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 £220 £160 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 72
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -27.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 25 £368 +5.00% 7
Hertfordshire +9 12 £525 +44.82% 1
Suffolk +8 11 £425 - 1
Essex +1 11 £325 -27.77% 1
Bedfordshire -19 2 £300 +50.00%
Norfolk - - - -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 44 (41.90%) Finance
2 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (24.76%) ISTQB
4 20 (19.05%) QA
4 20 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (18.10%) Business Analysis
5 19 (18.10%) Software Testing
5 19 (18.10%) SQL
6 17 (16.19%) HP
7 16 (15.24%) E-Commerce
7 16 (15.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (14.29%) Scrum
9 13 (12.38%) Migration
9 13 (12.38%) Service Delivery
9 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2
10 12 (11.43%) PeopleSoft
10 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 12 (11.43%) Regression Testing
10 12 (11.43%) Integration Testing
11 11 (10.48%) Degree
11 11 (10.48%) ITIL
12 10 (9.52%) Windows
12 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
12 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 10 (9.52%) Change Management
12 10 (9.52%) Project Management
12 10 (9.52%) Test Scripting
13 9 (8.57%) Manual Testing
13 9 (8.57%) Test Management
13 9 (8.57%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.81%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (1.90%) CMS
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.95%) SAS
5 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
3 5 (4.76%) Mingle
3 5 (4.76%) MS Project
4 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.95%) IaaS
1 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Internet
2 3 (2.86%) ZigBee
2 3 (2.86%) 2G
2 3 (2.86%) 3G
3 1 (0.95%) LAN
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) DB2
2 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.81%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (1.90%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) EDMS
4 1 (0.95%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Selenium
2 6 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (4.76%) JIRA
3 5 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.81%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.86%) LabVIEW
5 3 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.95%) Hudson
6 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.95%) TestNG
6 1 (0.95%) JUnit
General
1 44 (41.90%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Legal
3 6 (5.71%) Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
3 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (58.10%) Analyst
2 29 (27.62%) Business Analyst
3 24 (22.86%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) Architect
4 9 (8.57%) Tester
5 8 (7.62%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Test Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Software Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) XML
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
2 6 (5.71%) Middleware
3 5 (4.76%) Gherkin
4 4 (3.81%) J2EE
4 4 (3.81%) Flash
5 2 (1.90%) SOAP
5 2 (1.90%) MDX
6 1 (0.95%) Velocity
6 1 (0.95%) REST
6 1 (0.95%) Web Services
6 1 (0.95%) CSS
6 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.90%) EPoS
3 2 (1.90%) NHS
3 2 (1.90%) Open Source
3 2 (1.90%) CMDB
3 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.95%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) UNIX
3 4 (3.81%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.90%) Android
4 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.95%) Solaris
5 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.10%) Business Analysis
2 19 (18.10%) Software Testing
3 16 (15.24%) E-Commerce
3 16 (15.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (14.29%) Scrum
5 13 (12.38%) Migration
5 13 (12.38%) Service Delivery
5 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2
6 12 (11.43%) Regression Testing
6 12 (11.43%) Integration Testing
7 11 (10.48%) ITIL
8 10 (9.52%) Change Management
8 10 (9.52%) Project Management
8 10 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.57%) Manual Testing
9 9 (8.57%) Test Management
9 9 (8.57%) TOGAF
9 9 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (7.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.10%) SQL
2 7 (6.67%) Java
3 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.86%) Python
4 3 (2.86%) VBA
5 2 (1.90%) C#
6 1 (0.95%) Ruby
6 1 (0.95%) C++
6 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) ISTQB
2 20 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (10.48%) Degree
4 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.81%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (3.81%) IIBA
6 3 (2.86%) CBAP
7 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) PMP
8 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Xen
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) HP
2 12 (11.43%) PeopleSoft
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.62%) Oracle
5 7 (6.67%) SAP
6 4 (3.81%) IBM
7 3 (2.86%) Adobe
8 2 (1.90%) VMware
8 2 (1.90%) EMC
8 2 (1.90%) Citrix
8 2 (1.90%) Cisco
8 2 (1.90%) BMC
8 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.95%) F5
9 1 (0.95%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.95%) NetApp
9 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.95%) Juniper
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