The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.70% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 3.51% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £370 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +165.99%

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 114 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.22% 19.93% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 44
Median daily rate £425 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £179 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £28.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -23.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hitchin - 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) UML Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UML Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UML Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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