The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 May 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 45 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.52% 0.83% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.50% 1.67% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £340 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.65 £18.88 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+104.68% -15.62%
ISEB
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
280 240 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.74% 49.90% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 126 68
Median daily rate £405 £458 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 17
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £29.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +13 2 - - 2
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 13 (68.42%) DV Cleared
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) Python
4 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) LoadRunner
6 7 (36.84%) Unix
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Test Management
8 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 5 (26.32%) BDD
8 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) VB
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Ruby
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Perl
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) C++
9 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (21.05%) Rational Functional Tester

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) LoadRunner
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
4 3 (15.79%) RSpec
4 3 (15.79%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) Maven
6 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Test Management
3 5 (26.32%) BDD
3 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
2 10 (52.63%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) DV Cleared
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
3 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) APMG
5 1 (5.26%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Casewise
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
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