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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / London
Rank 267 209 215
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 140 221 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 1.05% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 5.62% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 160 130
Median daily rate £425 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% +13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £294 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

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
3264 3929 3634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.85% 18.63% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2274 2698 2410
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 60 84
Median hourly rate £26.19 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 0 33 £500 +9.58% 12
Croydon -2 4 £413 +51.37%
Canary Wharf - 3 £500 -
Hendon - 1 £214 -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (35.47%) Finance
3 96 (32.43%) ISTQB
4 65 (21.96%) Business Analysis
5 63 (21.28%) JIRA
6 62 (20.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 60 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (19.26%) SQL
9 56 (18.92%) Banking
10 49 (16.55%) ITIL
11 48 (16.22%) PRINCE2
12 46 (15.54%) Test Scripting
13 43 (14.53%) QA
14 41 (13.85%) Project Management
15 40 (13.51%) Software Testing
16 37 (12.50%) UML
17 36 (12.16%) Degree
17 36 (12.16%) Selenium
18 35 (11.82%) Automated Testing
18 35 (11.82%) Microsoft
19 34 (11.49%) Java
19 34 (11.49%) Use Case
20 33 (11.15%) Scrum
21 32 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (10.47%) Security Cleared
23 30 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 29 (9.80%) BDD
25 27 (9.12%) Retail
26 26 (8.78%) Oracle
26 26 (8.78%) HP Quality Center

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 20 (6.76%) Confluence
2 13 (4.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (4.39%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.36%) CMS
4 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.68%) ATG Dynamo
4 2 (0.68%) SAS
4 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
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
Applications
1 23 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.73%) MS Office
2 14 (4.73%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.39%) MS Project
4 6 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.68%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (2.36%) SaaS
2 4 (1.35%) GitHub
2 4 (1.35%) IaaS
3 2 (0.68%) G Suite
3 2 (0.68%) Office 365
3 2 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.35%) LDAP
2 3 (1.01%) 4G
2 3 (1.01%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.68%) Intranet
3 2 (0.68%) LAN
3 2 (0.68%) WAN
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
4 1 (0.34%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.03%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (0.68%) DB2
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.34%) Big Data
7 1 (0.34%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.34%) Power BI
7 1 (0.34%) QlikView
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 63 (21.28%) JIRA
2 36 (12.16%) Selenium
3 20 (6.76%) TestRail
4 16 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 15 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.39%) Git (software)
6 13 (4.39%) HP UFT
7 12 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.38%) SoapUI
8 10 (3.38%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.36%) JBehave
9 7 (2.36%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.03%) Maven
10 6 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (2.03%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.69%) Appium
12 4 (1.35%) Calabash
12 4 (1.35%) CasperJS
12 4 (1.35%) NeoLoad
12 4 (1.35%) NUnit
General
1 105 (35.47%) Finance
2 56 (18.92%) Banking
3 27 (9.12%) Retail
4 13 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.39%) Legal
5 7 (2.36%) Marketing
6 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.01%) Electronics
7 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.01%) Front Office
7 3 (1.01%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) Back Office
8 2 (0.68%) Law
8 2 (0.68%) Local Government
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) International Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (46.96%) Analyst
2 88 (29.73%) Business Analyst
3 38 (12.84%) Test Analyst
3 38 (12.84%) Tester
4 23 (7.77%) Test Manager
5 22 (7.43%) Test Leader
6 20 (6.76%) Architect
7 12 (4.05%) Project Manager
8 11 (3.72%) Software Architect
8 11 (3.72%) Test Engineer
8 11 (3.72%) Test Specialist
9 10 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (3.04%) Banking Analyst
10 9 (3.04%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (3.04%) QA Engineer
10 9 (3.04%) Retail Business Analyst
11 8 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (2.70%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
11 8 (2.70%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.09%) XML
2 20 (6.76%) .NET
3 15 (5.07%) J2EE
4 12 (4.05%) RESTful
5 11 (3.72%) Hibernate
5 11 (3.72%) Spring
6 9 (3.04%) Web Services
7 8 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.70%) JSON
8 7 (2.36%) Apache Flex
8 7 (2.36%) BlazeDS
8 7 (2.36%) SOAP
8 7 (2.36%) Spring MVC
8 7 (2.36%) XSL
8 7 (2.36%) XSLT
9 6 (2.03%) HTML
10 4 (1.35%) CSS
10 4 (1.35%) Gherkin
10 4 (1.35%) Struts
11 3 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.42%) Equities
3 17 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.73%) Hedge funds
5 13 (4.39%) User Experience
6 11 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.70%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.70%) PMI
8 6 (2.03%) Derivative
8 6 (2.03%) Fintech
9 5 (1.69%) STB
10 4 (1.35%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.35%) MPEG
11 3 (1.01%) CESG
11 3 (1.01%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (1.01%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.01%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.42%) Unix
2 11 (3.72%) Linux
3 8 (2.70%) Windows
4 4 (1.35%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.01%) Android
5 3 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.96%) Business Analysis
3 62 (20.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 60 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (16.55%) ITIL
6 48 (16.22%) PRINCE2
7 46 (15.54%) Test Scripting
8 41 (13.85%) Project Management
9 40 (13.51%) Software Testing
10 37 (12.50%) UML
11 35 (11.82%) Automated Testing
12 34 (11.49%) Use Case
13 33 (11.15%) Scrum
14 29 (9.80%) BDD
15 25 (8.45%) Test Automation
16 23 (7.77%) SDLC
16 23 (7.77%) Test Management
17 22 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (7.09%) Data Modelling
18 21 (7.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.26%) SQL
2 34 (11.49%) Java
3 14 (4.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.72%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.04%) C#
6 7 (2.36%) ActionScript
6 7 (2.36%) C
6 7 (2.36%) Python
7 5 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.69%) VBScript
8 4 (1.35%) Perl
9 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.34%) ABAP
10 1 (0.34%) PHP
10 1 (0.34%) R
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 96 (32.43%) ISTQB
2 36 (12.16%) Degree
3 31 (10.47%) Security Cleared
4 30 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (6.76%) CBAP
6 19 (6.42%) DV Cleared
7 13 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (4.05%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.04%) Chartered Engineer
9 9 (3.04%) CITP
9 9 (3.04%) IIBA
10 8 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (2.70%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.36%) CISSP
12 5 (1.69%) EXIN
12 5 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.35%) PhD
14 3 (1.01%) CISA
14 3 (1.01%) CISM
14 3 (1.01%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.53%) QA
2 11 (3.72%) MiFID
3 5 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.35%) COBIT
4 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.01%) EMIR
5 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.01%) SDET
5 3 (1.01%) SEPA
6 2 (0.68%) SLA
7 1 (0.34%) FATCA
7 1 (0.34%) GDPR
7 1 (0.34%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Firmware
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (8.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.01%) SCOM
3 2 (0.68%) Graphite
3 2 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 35 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.78%) Oracle
3 22 (7.43%) Sybase
4 16 (5.41%) HP
5 13 (4.39%) IBM
6 9 (3.04%) Adobe
7 8 (2.70%) SAP
8 7 (2.36%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.03%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.03%) Fixnetix
10 5 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.01%) Apple
11 3 (1.01%) Cisco
11 3 (1.01%) VMware
11 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.68%) ATG
12 2 (0.68%) Cognos
12 2 (0.68%) Google
12 2 (0.68%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.68%) Splunk
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Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: Up to £400 per day
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London
Difrent
Rate: Up to £400 per day Initial contract until end of March (+ extension th
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £288.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £380 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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TRG
Rate: 340-360 Per Day please send CV
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Ebury
Rate: £300.00 - £310.00 per day
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