The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / London
Rank 288 195 190
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 116 233 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 1.14% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.63% 6.32% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 165 177
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +128.95%

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3198 3689 3660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.51% 17.97% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2165 2442 2542
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 67 61
Median hourly rate £31.50 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.18% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.16 £12.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in London

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in London

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in London

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 26 £475 +22.58% 9
Canary Wharf -2 2 - -
Croydon -13 1 £425 +55.96%
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 131 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (38.38%) ISTQB
3 108 (36.36%) Finance
4 71 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (22.56%) Business Analysis
6 65 (21.89%) SQL
7 55 (18.52%) Banking
8 52 (17.51%) JIRA
9 51 (17.17%) Test Scripting
10 50 (16.84%) Degree
11 49 (16.50%) QA
12 41 (13.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 41 (13.80%) Selenium
13 39 (13.13%) PRINCE2
14 38 (12.79%) Use Case
15 37 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (11.78%) Software Testing
16 35 (11.78%) Test Automation
16 35 (11.78%) Java
16 35 (11.78%) ITIL
16 35 (11.78%) Scrum
17 34 (11.45%) Security Cleared
18 33 (11.11%) UML
18 33 (11.11%) Microsoft
19 31 (10.44%) Project Management
20 29 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
21 28 (9.43%) Automated Testing
21 28 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 26 (8.75%) Oracle
23 24 (8.08%) Data Warehouse

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (4.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.03%) Confluence
4 2 (0.67%) ATG Dynamo
4 2 (0.67%) CMS
4 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.72%) MS Office
3 14 (4.71%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.03%) MS Project
5 6 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.67%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.36%) SaaS
3 5 (1.68%) GitHub
4 4 (1.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.67%) Office 365
5 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.34%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.02%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.35%) LDAP
3 3 (1.01%) 4G
3 3 (1.01%) Intranet
3 3 (1.01%) WAN
4 2 (0.67%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.34%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.34%) MS Access
5 1 (0.34%) Power BI
5 1 (0.34%) QlikView
5 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 52 (17.51%) JIRA
2 41 (13.80%) Selenium
3 19 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 16 (5.39%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.39%) HP UFT
5 14 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (4.38%) WebDriver
7 12 (4.04%) Cucumber
7 12 (4.04%) SoapUI
8 11 (3.70%) JMeter
9 8 (2.69%) Maven
9 8 (2.69%) NeoLoad
9 8 (2.69%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.36%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (1.68%) Zephyr
13 4 (1.35%) Appium
13 4 (1.35%) CasperJS
13 4 (1.35%) NUnit
14 3 (1.01%) Bugzilla
General
1 108 (36.36%) Finance
2 55 (18.52%) Banking
3 23 (7.74%) Retail
4 16 (5.39%) Legal
5 14 (4.71%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.02%) Marketing
7 5 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.35%) Law
9 3 (1.01%) Electronics
9 3 (1.01%) Front Office
9 3 (1.01%) Games
9 3 (1.01%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Billing
10 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 146 (49.16%) Analyst
2 85 (28.62%) Business Analyst
3 50 (16.84%) Test Analyst
4 41 (13.80%) Tester
5 22 (7.41%) Architect
5 22 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 21 (7.07%) Test Manager
7 13 (4.38%) Financial Analyst
8 12 (4.04%) Project Manager
9 11 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.70%) Software Architect
10 10 (3.37%) Service Analyst
11 9 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
11 9 (3.03%) Automation Tester
11 9 (3.03%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
11 9 (3.03%) Performance Tester
11 9 (3.03%) Test Engineer
12 8 (2.69%) Developer
13 7 (2.36%) Business Systems Analyst
13 7 (2.36%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.07%) .NET
1 21 (7.07%) XML
2 15 (5.05%) J2EE
3 13 (4.38%) RESTful
3 13 (4.38%) Web Services
4 11 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 11 (3.70%) Spring
5 10 (3.37%) SOAP
6 9 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.69%) JSON
8 7 (2.36%) Apache Flex
8 7 (2.36%) BlazeDS
8 7 (2.36%) Gherkin
8 7 (2.36%) Spring MVC
8 7 (2.36%) XSL
8 7 (2.36%) XSLT
9 6 (2.02%) HTML
10 4 (1.35%) CSS
10 4 (1.35%) Struts
11 3 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.40%) Equities
3 17 (5.72%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.37%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.69%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.36%) Fintech
7 7 (2.36%) PMI
7 7 (2.36%) User Experience
8 6 (2.02%) Derivative
9 5 (1.68%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.68%) MPEG
9 5 (1.68%) STB
10 4 (1.35%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.35%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.35%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.35%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.01%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.07%) Unix
2 13 (4.38%) Windows
3 10 (3.37%) Linux
4 9 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (22.56%) Business Analysis
4 51 (17.17%) Test Scripting
5 41 (13.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 39 (13.13%) PRINCE2
7 38 (12.79%) Use Case
8 35 (11.78%) ITIL
8 35 (11.78%) Scrum
8 35 (11.78%) Software Testing
8 35 (11.78%) Test Automation
9 33 (11.11%) UML
10 31 (10.44%) Project Management
11 28 (9.43%) Automated Testing
12 24 (8.08%) Information Security
13 23 (7.74%) BDD
13 23 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (7.74%) Change Management
13 23 (7.74%) Six Sigma
14 22 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (21.89%) SQL
2 35 (11.78%) Java
3 14 (4.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.04%) PL/SQL
5 10 (3.37%) C
5 10 (3.37%) C#
6 7 (2.36%) ActionScript
7 5 (1.68%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.68%) VBScript
8 4 (1.35%) Python
9 3 (1.01%) PHP
10 2 (0.67%) Jython
10 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.67%) Ruby
10 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.67%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) ABAP
11 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 114 (38.38%) ISTQB
2 50 (16.84%) Degree
3 34 (11.45%) Security Cleared
4 28 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (7.74%) DV Cleared
6 20 (6.73%) CBAP
7 11 (3.70%) CISSP
7 11 (3.70%) SC Cleared
8 10 (3.37%) Chartered Engineer
8 10 (3.37%) CITP
9 9 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (2.36%) CISM
11 7 (2.36%) PMI Certification
12 6 (2.02%) IIBA
13 4 (1.35%) PhD
14 3 (1.01%) CISA
14 3 (1.01%) EXIN
14 3 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.01%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (16.50%) QA
2 8 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.69%) MiFID
3 6 (2.02%) COBIT
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.01%) SDET
5 2 (0.67%) Basel III
5 2 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.67%) EMIR
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) FATCA
6 1 (0.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.34%) Firmware
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.68%) Graphite
2 5 (1.68%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (1.01%) SCOM
4 2 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.67%) Puppet
4 2 (0.67%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 33 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.75%) Oracle
3 19 (6.40%) HP
4 18 (6.06%) Sybase
5 13 (4.38%) IBM
6 9 (3.03%) AppDynamics
7 8 (2.69%) SAP
8 7 (2.36%) Adobe
8 7 (2.36%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.02%) Fidessa
10 5 (1.68%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.68%) Cisco
10 5 (1.68%) VMware
11 3 (1.01%) Cognos
12 2 (0.67%) ATG
12 2 (0.67%) Planview
12 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.34%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.34%) Varonis
13 1 (0.34%) Workday
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