The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 66 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 54 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.56% 2.11% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 5.13% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 20
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £62.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +346.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £45.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-54.12% +103.45%
ISEB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
797 838 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.83% 41.18% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 404 349
Average daily rate £370 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £240 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 49
Average hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.88% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +5 14 £425 +21.42% 1
Basingstoke +13 11 £375 +9.48% 1
Hook +4 7 £420 +11.40%
Gosport +18 2 - -
Andover - 2 £325 -
Portsmouth 0 1 £325 +7.43%
Winchester - 1 £308 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 48 (48.48%) Test Scripting
2 46 (46.46%) ISTQB
3 44 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 43 (43.43%) Security Cleared
5 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 38 (38.38%) SC Cleared
7 37 (37.37%) HP
8 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (26.26%) .NET
8 26 (26.26%) UNIX
9 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 22 (22.22%) HTML
10 22 (22.22%) Java
11 21 (21.21%) Oracle
11 21 (21.21%) Linux
11 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
11 21 (21.21%) JSP
11 21 (21.21%) Knowledge Management
12 20 (20.20%) Windows
13 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
14 18 (18.18%) Software Testing
14 18 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 17 (17.17%) MCITP
15 17 (17.17%) Security Testing
15 17 (17.17%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (17.17%) SQL
16 15 (15.15%) Cisco
16 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
17 14 (14.14%) Test Automation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.02%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) JBoss
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.03%) Exstream
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) LDAP
1 5 (5.05%) SAN
2 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.02%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Cucumber
2 12 (12.12%) Selenium
3 8 (8.08%) HP UFT
4 6 (6.06%) WebDriver
4 6 (6.06%) Appium
5 5 (5.05%) JIRA
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.03%) Zephyr
7 3 (3.03%) JUnit
8 2 (2.02%) Ant
8 2 (2.02%) Maven
8 2 (2.02%) JMeter
8 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.02%) Gerrit
8 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.01%) Calabash
9 1 (1.01%) Xcode
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.02%) Automotive
3 2 (2.02%) Billing
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (43.43%) Analyst
2 30 (30.30%) Test Analyst
3 16 (16.16%) Test Specialist
4 13 (13.13%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Tester
5 9 (9.09%) Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Test Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.04%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Test Leader
8 4 (4.04%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Implementation Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) UAT Tester
9 3 (3.03%) Release Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (2.02%) Technical Design Authority
10 2 (2.02%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) .NET
2 22 (22.22%) HTML
3 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 21 (21.21%) JSP
4 6 (6.06%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.03%) XML
5 3 (3.03%) Spring
6 2 (2.02%) Ajax
6 2 (2.02%) JAXB
6 2 (2.02%) Web Services
6 2 (2.02%) J2EE
6 2 (2.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.05%) GIS
3 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.03%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.02%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Handset
6 1 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.26%) UNIX
2 21 (21.21%) Linux
3 20 (20.20%) Windows
4 10 (10.10%) Android
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.05%) AIX
7 5 (5.05%) Solaris
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) Test Scripting
2 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.21%) Knowledge Management
4 18 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 17 (17.17%) Security Testing
6 14 (14.14%) Test Automation
6 14 (14.14%) Project Management
7 13 (13.13%) Scrum
8 11 (11.11%) ITIL
8 11 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.10%) Test Management
10 9 (9.09%) BDD
10 9 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 9 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.07%) Automated Testing
12 6 (6.06%) Performance Testing
12 6 (6.06%) Load Testing
12 6 (6.06%) Test Strategy
13 5 (5.05%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 22 (22.22%) Java
3 17 (17.17%) SQL
4 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.08%) VB
6 6 (6.06%) VBScript
7 5 (5.05%) C++
8 2 (2.02%) C
8 2 (2.02%) C#
8 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.01%) VBA
9 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (46.46%) ISTQB
2 44 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 43 (43.43%) Security Cleared
4 38 (38.38%) SC Cleared
5 18 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 17 (17.17%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (17.17%) MCITP
7 8 (8.08%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (7.07%) Degree
9 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.02%) CCNA
9 2 (2.02%) IIBA
10 1 (1.01%) MCSE
10 1 (1.01%) PMP
10 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.01%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.05%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (8.08%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.05%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.05%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (4.04%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.37%) HP
3 21 (21.21%) Oracle
4 15 (15.15%) Cisco
5 9 (9.09%) VMware
6 8 (8.08%) McAfee
7 5 (5.05%) IBM
7 5 (5.05%) Citrix
7 5 (5.05%) CA
7 5 (5.05%) Remedy
8 2 (2.02%) Ektron
9 1 (1.01%) Business Objects