The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing ISEB 22 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.42% 0.99% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.53% 6.80% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 21
Median daily rate £338 £273 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.85% -12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £19.94 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -7.25%
ISEB
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
258 206 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.70% 14.63% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 138 99
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £219 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
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 Leeds

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 26 (63.41%) ISTQB
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) Selenium
4 12 (29.27%) Waterfall
5 8 (19.51%) Test Management
5 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (19.51%) Finance
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 8 (19.51%) .NET
6 7 (17.07%) Java
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Degree
7 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.63%) C#
7 6 (14.63%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.20%) BDD
8 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
8 5 (12.20%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (12.20%) HP
8 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.76%) Load Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
9 4 (9.76%) QA
9 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Ruby
9 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (2.44%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.76%) HP UFT
2 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
2 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) Metasploit
4 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.44%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.44%) JMeter
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Toad
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Online Betting
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Tester
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.88%) OAT Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) OAT Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) OAT Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (4.88%) PMO Planner
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Agile Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.88%) Behat
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) SignalR
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) CESG
3 1 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Waterfall
3 8 (19.51%) Test Management
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
5 6 (14.63%) Functional Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) BDD
6 5 (12.20%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
6 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Load Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) ISTQB
2 6 (14.63%) Degree
3 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.88%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.44%) CBAP
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) CLAS
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) HP
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
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