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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 573 565 544
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 23 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.059% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 14
Average daily rate £315 £413 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £553 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £405 £333
% change year-on-year
-20.98% +21.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ISEB Practitioner
UK

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
10012 9534 8820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.22% 20.25% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 5589 4833
Average daily rate £403 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 443 405
Average hourly rate £36.75 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +23 8 £300 -23.07% 1
London -1 6 £300 -25.00% 1
South West +4 3 £320 -36.00%
Yorkshire -26 2 £304 -21.98%
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands -12 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £415 -
ISEB Practitioner
UK

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) ISEB
2 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (51.39%) Software Testing
4 32 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 28 (38.89%) Scrum
6 24 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 23 (31.94%) HP
8 22 (30.56%) SQL
8 22 (30.56%) XML
8 22 (30.56%) SC Cleared
8 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
9 19 (26.39%) Test Management
10 18 (25.00%) Defect Management
11 16 (22.22%) Oracle
11 16 (22.22%) ISTQB
11 16 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (22.22%) SoapUI
12 15 (20.83%) SOAP
13 14 (19.44%) BDD
13 14 (19.44%) JIRA
14 13 (18.06%) Functional Testing
14 13 (18.06%) HP UFT
14 13 (18.06%) Automated Testing
15 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.67%) Web Services
15 12 (16.67%) Process Improvement
16 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
16 11 (15.28%) Groovy
16 11 (15.28%) Jenkins

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Project
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 14 (19.44%) JIRA
3 13 (18.06%) HP UFT
4 11 (15.28%) Ant
4 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
4 11 (15.28%) Maven
5 10 (13.89%) Selenium
5 10 (13.89%) WebDriver
6 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (6.94%) SpecFlow
8 5 (6.94%) Toad
9 2 (2.78%) Introscope
9 2 (2.78%) JProfiler
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.78%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (1.39%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.39%) TestNG
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Military
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Billing
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Test Manager
2 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 17 (23.61%) Tester
3 11 (15.28%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Consultant
5 8 (11.11%) UI Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Tester
8 5 (6.94%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Test Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Test Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.56%) Applications Manager
9 4 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (5.56%) Systems Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) XML
2 15 (20.83%) SOAP
3 12 (16.67%) Web Services
4 10 (13.89%) .NET
5 9 (12.50%) WSDL
6 5 (6.94%) Middleware
7 4 (5.56%) XML Messaging
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Biometrics
2 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.78%) PMI
4 1 (1.39%) CCTV
4 1 (1.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Unix
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (51.39%) Software Testing
3 28 (38.89%) Scrum
4 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 24 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 19 (26.39%) Test Management
6 18 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 16 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (19.44%) BDD
9 13 (18.06%) Automated Testing
9 13 (18.06%) Functional Testing
10 12 (16.67%) Process Improvement
11 11 (15.28%) Regression Testing
11 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
12 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
13 8 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 8 (11.11%) Project Management
14 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
15 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 6 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) SQL
2 11 (15.28%) C++
2 11 (15.28%) Groovy
2 11 (15.28%) Java
3 7 (9.72%) VB
4 5 (6.94%) F#
4 5 (6.94%) VBScript
5 3 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) ISEB
2 32 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 22 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 16 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 6 (8.33%) Degree
6 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.39%) PMP
9 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.78%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.78%) nmon
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) HP
2 16 (22.22%) Oracle
3 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) Compaq
4 4 (5.56%) Terracotta
4 4 (5.56%) webMethods
5 3 (4.17%) Informatica
5 3 (4.17%) Siebel
6 2 (2.78%) BMC
7 1 (1.39%) ESRI
7 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) Murex
7 1 (1.39%) VMware