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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 275 225 197
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -28
Contract jobs citing ISEB 161 219 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.98% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.47% 5.83% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 150 190
Median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +29.36%
ISEB
England

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
3605 3754 3940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.37% 16.81% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2307 2487 2740
Median daily rate £451 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 64 67
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £13.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £24.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 31 £450 +20.00% 13
Canary Wharf 0 3 - -
Docklands, London -2 1 - -
Croydon -20 1 £350 +28.44%
Hayes - 1 £375 -
Hendon - 1 £204 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 165 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (32.16%) ISTQB
2 119 (32.16%) Finance
3 91 (24.59%) Business Analysis
4 83 (22.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (19.73%) PRINCE2
6 65 (17.57%) SQL
6 65 (17.57%) JIRA
7 61 (16.49%) Security Cleared
7 61 (16.49%) Project Management
8 60 (16.22%) Degree
9 59 (15.95%) Test Scripting
10 58 (15.68%) ITIL
11 54 (14.59%) Banking
12 50 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 49 (13.24%) QA
14 48 (12.97%) Use Case
14 48 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (12.70%) Scrum
16 44 (11.89%) SDLC
17 43 (11.62%) Selenium
18 41 (11.08%) Software Testing
18 41 (11.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 40 (10.81%) DV Cleared
19 40 (10.81%) UML
20 39 (10.54%) HP Quality Center
21 38 (10.27%) Test Automation
22 35 (9.46%) Java
23 34 (9.19%) Microsoft
24 32 (8.65%) Automated Testing

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 12 (3.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.43%) Confluence
4 5 (1.35%) CMS
5 2 (0.54%) SAS
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
6 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (6.22%) MS Excel
1 23 (6.22%) MS Office
2 22 (5.95%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.24%) MS Project
4 8 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.54%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.27%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.68%) SaaS
2 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.35%) GitHub
4 4 (1.08%) IaaS
5 3 (0.81%) G Suite
5 3 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.16%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.08%) 4G
3 3 (0.81%) Intranet
3 3 (0.81%) LDAP
3 3 (0.81%) WAN
4 2 (0.54%) Firewall
4 2 (0.54%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) DVB
5 1 (0.27%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) LTE
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) SAN
5 1 (0.27%) TETRA
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (4.59%) NonStop SQL
3 13 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.54%) MS Access
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.27%) Power BI
6 1 (0.27%) QlikView
6 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 65 (17.57%) JIRA
2 43 (11.62%) Selenium
3 18 (4.86%) WebDriver
4 16 (4.32%) HP UFT
4 16 (4.32%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.32%) JMeter
5 11 (2.97%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.43%) NeoLoad
6 9 (2.43%) SoapUI
6 9 (2.43%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.89%) Maven
7 7 (1.89%) Zephyr
8 6 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.35%) LoadRunner
9 5 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (1.08%) CasperJS
10 4 (1.08%) Protractor
10 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 119 (32.16%) Finance
2 54 (14.59%) Banking
3 27 (7.30%) Retail
4 18 (4.86%) Legal
5 14 (3.78%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.16%) Law
7 7 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.35%) Front Office
8 5 (1.35%) Games
8 5 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.81%) Back Office
10 3 (0.81%) Marketing
11 2 (0.54%) Advertising
11 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 2 (0.54%) Local Government
12 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 180 (48.65%) Analyst
2 108 (29.19%) Business Analyst
3 55 (14.86%) Test Analyst
4 44 (11.89%) Tester
5 26 (7.03%) Test Leader
6 25 (6.76%) Architect
7 23 (6.22%) Test Manager
8 18 (4.86%) Project Manager
9 14 (3.78%) Financial Analyst
9 14 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (3.24%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
10 12 (3.24%) Test Engineer
11 10 (2.70%) Performance Tester
11 10 (2.70%) Software Architect
12 9 (2.43%) Manual Tester
12 9 (2.43%) QA Analyst
12 9 (2.43%) Service Analyst
13 8 (2.16%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (2.16%) Integration Specialist
13 8 (2.16%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.95%) .NET
2 17 (4.59%) XML
3 11 (2.97%) RESTful
4 10 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 10 (2.70%) J2EE
4 10 (2.70%) Spring
5 9 (2.43%) AngularJS
5 9 (2.43%) Web Services
6 8 (2.16%) Gherkin
6 8 (2.16%) JSON
7 7 (1.89%) Apache Flex
7 7 (1.89%) BlazeDS
7 7 (1.89%) SOAP
7 7 (1.89%) Spring MVC
7 7 (1.89%) XSL
7 7 (1.89%) XSLT
8 4 (1.08%) REST
9 3 (0.81%) HTML
9 3 (0.81%) Struts
10 1 (0.27%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.14%) Equities
3 17 (4.59%) CESG
3 17 (4.59%) CESG CLAS
4 16 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.24%) PMI
6 11 (2.97%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.43%) STB
8 8 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (2.16%) MPEG
9 7 (1.89%) Fintech
10 6 (1.62%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.62%) Derivative
10 6 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.62%) User Experience
11 5 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.35%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.35%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.68%) Windows
2 18 (4.86%) Unix
3 16 (4.32%) Linux
4 14 (3.78%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.62%) Android
7 3 (0.81%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (24.59%) Business Analysis
3 83 (22.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (19.73%) PRINCE2
5 61 (16.49%) Project Management
6 59 (15.95%) Test Scripting
7 58 (15.68%) ITIL
8 50 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 48 (12.97%) Use Case
10 47 (12.70%) Scrum
11 44 (11.89%) SDLC
12 41 (11.08%) Software Testing
13 40 (10.81%) UML
14 38 (10.27%) Test Automation
15 32 (8.65%) Automated Testing
16 31 (8.38%) TOGAF
17 29 (7.84%) Six Sigma
18 27 (7.30%) Change Management
19 26 (7.03%) Non-Functional Testing
20 25 (6.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.57%) SQL
2 35 (9.46%) Java
3 12 (3.24%) C
3 12 (3.24%) Python
4 11 (2.97%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.16%) C#
6 8 (2.16%) VBScript
7 7 (1.89%) ActionScript
7 7 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.81%) C++
8 3 (0.81%) Jython
8 3 (0.81%) PHP
8 3 (0.81%) Ruby
9 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.27%) ABAP
10 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 119 (32.16%) ISTQB
2 61 (16.49%) Security Cleared
3 60 (16.22%) Degree
4 41 (11.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 40 (10.81%) DV Cleared
6 26 (7.03%) CISSP
7 25 (6.76%) CBAP
8 21 (5.68%) SC Cleared
9 17 (4.59%) CLAS
10 13 (3.51%) Chartered Engineer
10 13 (3.51%) CITP
10 13 (3.51%) PMI Certification
11 11 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (2.43%) ISEB Practitioner
13 8 (2.16%) CISM
14 6 (1.62%) IIBA
15 4 (1.08%) PhD
16 3 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
16 3 (0.81%) EXIN
16 3 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (13.24%) QA
2 21 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.62%) MiFID
4 5 (1.35%) COBIT
5 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.81%) SDET
5 3 (0.81%) SLA
6 2 (0.54%) Basel III
6 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) Docker
4 1 (0.27%) etcd
4 1 (0.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) flannel
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 39 (10.54%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.35%) Graphite
2 5 (1.35%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.81%) SCOM
4 2 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Puppet
4 2 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 34 (9.19%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.11%) Oracle
3 28 (7.57%) HP
4 17 (4.59%) Sybase
5 14 (3.78%) IBM
6 13 (3.51%) SAP
7 10 (2.70%) Atlassian
8 8 (2.16%) Adobe
8 8 (2.16%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.16%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.89%) Fidessa
10 6 (1.62%) VMware
11 5 (1.35%) Cisco
12 3 (0.81%) Cognos
12 3 (0.81%) Google
12 3 (0.81%) Remedy
12 3 (0.81%) Varonis
13 2 (0.54%) Charles River
13 2 (0.54%) Planview
13 2 (0.54%) ServiceNow
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