The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 High Wycombe 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 10 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.66% - 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £215 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +33.33%
Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.75% 17.14% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £244 £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £260 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.47 £10.20 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.05% -29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.45 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
ISEB
Buckinghamshire

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

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) APMP
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
1 2 (50.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) LAN

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com