The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB Practitioner in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB Practitioner over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 523 493 472
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -21
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 33 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.083% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 22
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £170 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9289 8344 7378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.11% 18.76% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5481 4614 3921
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 390 528
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.64 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -19.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISEB Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in England

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISEB Practitioner
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ISEB Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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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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
London -1 17 £425 +21.42% 6
Yorkshire +1 6 £394 -4.54%
South East -22 5 £390 +11.42% 1
South West -22 4 £500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - - 5
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ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 78 (100.00%) ISEB
2 29 (37.18%) Software Testing
2 29 (37.18%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (32.05%) Project Management
4 24 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (26.92%) Banking
5 21 (26.92%) Test Management
6 19 (24.36%) Test Strategy
7 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (21.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (20.51%) HP
9 16 (20.51%) PRINCE2
10 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (17.95%) QA
12 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 13 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
13 12 (15.38%) Murex
13 12 (15.38%) MS Project
13 12 (15.38%) ISTQB
14 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
14 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (12.82%) Finance
15 10 (12.82%) ITIL
15 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
16 9 (11.54%) Oracle
16 9 (11.54%) Business Continuity
17 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
17 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (10.26%) Test Scripting
17 8 (10.26%) Degree

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Project
2 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) LTE
3 1 (1.28%) GPRS
3 1 (1.28%) GSM
3 1 (1.28%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (8.97%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.56%) QARun
3 2 (2.56%) Maven
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.56%) Toad
3 2 (2.56%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (26.92%) Banking
2 10 (12.82%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Legal
4 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Front Office
5 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 12 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Tester
5 7 (8.97%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.41%) Contracts Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Siebel Business Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Business Continuity Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Software Asset Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Programme Office Support
8 3 (3.85%) Defect Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Software Licensing Manager
9 2 (2.56%) CRM Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) Middleware
3 1 (1.28%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Derivative
2 5 (6.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.56%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.28%) Equities
6 1 (1.28%) DTCC
6 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Software Testing
2 25 (32.05%) Project Management
3 24 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (26.92%) Test Management
5 19 (24.36%) Test Strategy
6 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (20.51%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.82%) ITIL
9 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.54%) Business Continuity
11 8 (10.26%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
13 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
13 6 (7.69%) CRM
13 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
13 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
14 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
14 5 (6.41%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) VBScript
2 3 (3.85%) VB
2 3 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) C
4 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) ISEB
2 17 (21.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
6 8 (10.26%) Degree
6 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (7.69%) BC Cleared
9 3 (3.85%) APMP
9 3 (3.85%) Siebel Certification
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.56%) CISA
10 2 (2.56%) CISSP
10 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (2.56%) ISACA
11 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) P3O
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.56%) COBIT
4 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 29 (37.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) HP
2 12 (15.38%) Murex
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle
4 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.97%) Bloomberg
5 5 (6.41%) Calypso
6 3 (3.85%) Siebel
7 1 (1.28%) Symantec
7 1 (1.28%) McAfee
7 1 (1.28%) VMware
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe
7 1 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) BMC
7 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.28%) webMethods