The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Sussex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 17 40
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 5.21% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category - 26.83% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £368 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +26.31%
Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.10% 19.43% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 22
Average daily rate £325 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.44 £22.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.13% -3.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton - - - - 2
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP