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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 39 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.63% 0.48% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.25% 1.80% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +29.36%
ISEB
North West

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
97 111 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.91% 26.43% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 45
Median daily rate £423 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £900 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 10
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.49 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 7 £350 +16.66% 2
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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

1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) QA
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) SAS
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (20.00%) FTP
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (20.00%) MS Project

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 (33.33%) SAS
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) FTP
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) CaliberRM
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Sahi
2 1 (6.67%) TestNG
2 1 (6.67%) WATIR
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) OAT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) OAT Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (6.67%) CBAP
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) CLAS
6 1 (6.67%) IIBA
6 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago