The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 32 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.45% - 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.47% - 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 10
Median daily rate £375 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
95 105 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.40% 27.20% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 69 67
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £900 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £36.40 £25.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.60 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Blackpool - 9 £375 -
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
1 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
5 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) SAS
5 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) VMware

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (16.67%) MS Project
3 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Sahi
4 1 (5.56%) TestNG
4 1 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) OAT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) OAT Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
6 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) Email Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) CBAP
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) CLAS
4 1 (5.56%) IIBA
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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