The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 73 77 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -37
Contract jobs citing ISEB 39 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 2.34% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 7.29% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 22
Average daily rate £365 £344 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +1.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £281 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +26.31%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
812 549 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.11% 32.18% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 334 306
Average daily rate £340 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £39.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Hampshire region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +22 8 £315 -
Hook +13 7 £370 -13.95%
Southampton -8 6 £473 +35.00% 4
Andover -5 3 - -
Farnborough - 1 £425 - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Winchester - - - -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 24 (31.17%) HP
2 20 (25.97%) SQL
3 19 (24.68%) ISTQB
4 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.08%) Test Scripting
4 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
4 17 (22.08%) Finance
5 15 (19.48%) Telecoms
5 15 (19.48%) Banking
6 14 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (16.88%) Middleware
7 13 (16.88%) ITIL
8 12 (15.58%) Web Services
8 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
8 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
8 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
9 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 11 (14.29%) Linux
9 11 (14.29%) Oracle
10 10 (12.99%) IBM
10 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.99%) Service Management
10 10 (12.99%) Remedy
10 10 (12.99%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (12.99%) QA
11 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (11.69%) Automated Testing
11 9 (11.69%) Change Control
11 9 (11.69%) Test Strategy

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.79%) CMS
4 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) SAN
2 8 (10.39%) HTTP
3 4 (5.19%) Broadband
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.60%) LDAP
4 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.60%) FTP
4 2 (2.60%) DNS
4 2 (2.60%) SSL
4 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) IPv6
5 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (5.19%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.90%) Toad
6 2 (2.60%) WinRunner
6 2 (2.60%) TestDirector
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.30%) StarTeam
7 1 (1.30%) JMeter
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 15 (19.48%) Telecoms
2 15 (19.48%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Military
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Analyst
2 19 (24.68%) Business Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Test Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Tester
4 8 (10.39%) Build Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Automation Tester
6 5 (6.49%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Web Test Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Web Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Portfolio Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.90%) Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (2.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Middleware
2 12 (15.58%) Web Services
3 9 (11.69%) .NET
4 7 (9.09%) HTML
5 6 (7.79%) CSS
6 5 (6.49%) XML
6 5 (6.49%) SOAP
7 2 (2.60%) J2EE
7 2 (2.60%) XSD
7 2 (2.60%) XSLT
7 2 (2.60%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Clustering
2 2 (2.60%) IVR
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.60%) HACMP
2 2 (2.60%) DataPower
2 2 (2.60%) Social Media
3 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.30%) Firmware
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) SUSE
3 6 (7.79%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 4 (5.19%) AIX
5 2 (2.60%) Solaris
5 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (22.08%) Test Scripting
2 13 (16.88%) ITIL
3 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
4 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.99%) Service Management
6 9 (11.69%) Automated Testing
6 9 (11.69%) Change Control
6 9 (11.69%) Test Strategy
7 8 (10.39%) ITSM
7 8 (10.39%) Performance Management
8 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.09%) DSDM
9 6 (7.79%) Change Management
9 6 (7.79%) Release Management
9 6 (7.79%) Web Development
9 6 (7.79%) Scrum
9 6 (7.79%) Functional Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) C#
2 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
3 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.49%) VBScript
5 4 (5.19%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) Java
7 2 (2.60%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) Jython
7 2 (2.60%) XPath
7 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) ISTQB
2 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) IIBA
5 3 (3.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) CBAP
7 1 (1.30%) MCITP
7 1 (1.30%) CCA
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) P3O
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.60%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.60%) Netcool
3 2 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) HP
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (12.99%) IBM
3 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.99%) Remedy
4 9 (11.69%) VMware
5 8 (10.39%) Novell
5 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.79%) Ektron
7 3 (3.90%) Citrix
8 2 (2.60%) McAfee
8 2 (2.60%) Veritas
8 2 (2.60%) KANA
9 1 (1.30%) Guidewire
Farnborough
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £77 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago