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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 23 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.50% 4.09% 6.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 31.82% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £415 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £308 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £447 £435
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 £35.50 £19.94 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -7.25%
ISEB
West Yorkshire

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
11 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.27% 12.87% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £353 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.39% +6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 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 Halifax region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) PL/1
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/1
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center