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 23 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Contract jobs citing ISEB 13 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.20% 3.21% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.93% 20.53% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 7
Average daily rate
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£324 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.72% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £329 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £4.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.93 £12.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.09% -46.11%
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
164 151 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.17% 15.65% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 93 57
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £414 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £114.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -85.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
6 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 7 (20.59%) Test Management
7 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.71%) Migration
8 5 (14.71%) RAD
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) SQL
8 5 (14.71%) Change Control
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
9 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 4 (11.76%) SOAP
9 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.82%) Back Office
10 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.82%) JIRA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) MSTest
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Test Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Tester
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) WSDL
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Test Management
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) RAD
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) Change Control
8 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.76%) Web Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.82%) Coaching
9 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
3 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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