The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 14 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.45% 1.61% -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£248 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -57.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.90% 12.90% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £248 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £352 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) APMP
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Campaign Management
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) E-business
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Project Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Campaign Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com