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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 29 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing ISEB 18 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.95% 3.38% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.78% 6.90% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £339 £452
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £468 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +128.95%

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
184 232 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.55% 48.95% 56.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 113 142
Median daily rate £450 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 22
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £44.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -5 1 £238 -40.62%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) ISTQB
2 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 16 (43.24%) DV Cleared
4 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) Java
5 15 (40.54%) PRINCE2
6 14 (37.84%) Business Analysis
7 12 (32.43%) Python
8 11 (29.73%) PRINCE
8 11 (29.73%) Selenium
8 11 (29.73%) APMG
9 10 (27.03%) SDLC
9 10 (27.03%) Ruby
10 9 (24.32%) Unix
11 8 (21.62%) HP
11 8 (21.62%) JIRA
11 8 (21.62%) BDD
12 7 (18.92%) Test Management
12 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
13 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
13 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (16.22%) LoadRunner
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
14 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
14 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
14 5 (13.51%) Release Management

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 3 (8.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Selenium
2 8 (21.62%) JIRA
3 6 (16.22%) LoadRunner
4 5 (13.51%) Ant
4 5 (13.51%) Maven
4 5 (13.51%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.81%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.11%) Subversion
6 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (8.11%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Business Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 10 (27.03%) Test Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
1 3 (8.11%) REST
1 3 (8.11%) SOAP
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
1 3 (8.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Unix
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Scrum
3 15 (40.54%) PRINCE2
4 14 (37.84%) Business Analysis
5 11 (29.73%) PRINCE
6 10 (27.03%) SDLC
7 8 (21.62%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Test Management
9 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.51%) Release Management
10 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
10 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
11 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.81%) RUP
11 4 (10.81%) Use Case
11 4 (10.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) Python
3 10 (27.03%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C
6 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) ISTQB
2 16 (43.24%) DV Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) APMG
4 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.70%) Basel II
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) HP
2 5 (13.51%) Atlassian
2 5 (13.51%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Teradata
5 2 (5.41%) Sage
5 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
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