The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 27 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.42% 1.80% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -49.00%
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.18% 19.82% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 2
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -58.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ISEB
Leicestershire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

ISEB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (85.71%) TickIT
2 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) VSS/SourceSafe

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) UAT Test Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) TickIT
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft