The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.95% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£530 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+97.21% -54.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Qualifications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.43% 12.22% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Average daily rate £500 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £38.50 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.51% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Luton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (33.33%) P3O
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Integration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) P3O