The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 26 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.40% 1.56% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £289 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+97.21% -54.28%
ISEB
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 20.41% 14.58% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £156 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £380 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.60 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) TickIT
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Verint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco