The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 22 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.56% 6.02% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.05% 53.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£380 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.06 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -37.95%
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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 Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 13.46% 11.28% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
Average daily rate £380 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Payments Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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