The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Gloucestershire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.33% 0.38% 4.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 1.18% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -46.31%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 85 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.45% 32.44% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 51 104
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 22
Average hourly rate £40.50 £54.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £29.10 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £54.50 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(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
Gloucester - 5 £363 -
Cheltenham -2 1 £330 -17.50% 3
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) JBoss
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) Mule
6 3 (27.27%) Test Management
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) DTV
6 3 (27.27%) Electronics
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (18.18%) WebDriver

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (27.27%) Mule
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) V-Model
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) HND
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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