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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 90 75 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing ISEB 14 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 1.96% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 11.68% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 17
Median daily rate £325 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £252 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £388 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -56.23%
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
175 274 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.96% 16.79% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 160 102
Median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £488 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.77 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 24 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 19 (47.50%) Selenium
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
5 12 (30.00%) Java
5 12 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (30.00%) SDLC
6 11 (27.50%) QA
6 11 (27.50%) WebDriver
7 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Test Management
8 9 (22.50%) BDD
8 9 (22.50%) Software Delivery
9 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (20.00%) JIRA
10 7 (17.50%) SoapUI
10 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) Finance
11 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
11 6 (15.00%) System Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 5 (12.50%) Scrum
12 5 (12.50%) .NET
12 5 (12.50%) Project Management
12 5 (12.50%) Test Planning
12 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (10.00%) Defect Tracking

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 (2.50%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) WebDriver
3 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (20.00%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) Appium
6 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (5.00%) Maven
6 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.00%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.50%) Hudson
7 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.50%) JMeter
7 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Analyst
2 22 (55.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) UAT Manager
6 2 (5.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
4 2 (5.00%) REST
4 2 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) CESG
2 3 (7.50%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
3 12 (30.00%) SDLC
4 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (22.50%) BDD
5 9 (22.50%) Software Delivery
5 9 (22.50%) Test Management
6 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (15.00%) System Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Project Management
9 5 (12.50%) Scrum
9 5 (12.50%) Test Planning
9 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.00%) CRM
10 4 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) CISSP
4 3 (7.50%) CLAS
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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