The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 39 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% 0.34% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 3.33% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £238 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -4.00%
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 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -24.75%
ISEB
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 30 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.79% 10.17% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 23
Median daily rate £325 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £147 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £329 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Information Governance
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) NHS
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (12.50%) MS Project
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Governance Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Information Governance Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Information Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) NHS Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
1 5 (62.50%) Information Governance
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft