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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 15 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.82% 2.11% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 20.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £262 £317 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% -16.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

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
6 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.45% 10.53% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 20
Median daily rate £275 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £284 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £580 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

ISEB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) APMP
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (25.00%) SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Groovy
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA