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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 24 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.67% 2.01% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 11.54% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £300 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -32.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £19.94 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -7.25%
ISEB
Bedfordshire

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
18 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.08% 17.45% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 13
Median daily rate £360 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £119 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £618 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 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 Luton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) FogBugz
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) DSDM
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
1 4 (57.14%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) ETL Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
5 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) DSDM
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP