The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 24 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.16% 5.75% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 30.30% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £488 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £341 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.65 £19.94 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+93.80% -10.88%
ISEB
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.34% 18.97% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 18
Median daily rate £350 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

ISEB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft