The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 22 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.31% 1.95% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.80% 15.08% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 8
Median daily rate £329 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.71% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £257 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £371 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +29.36%
ISEB
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
282 252 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.81% 12.94% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 134 113
Median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £29.00 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 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
Wigan - 2 £240 -
Bolton - 1 £450 -
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (22.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Web Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.00%) Test Management
6 7 (14.00%) Selenium
6 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Release Management
7 6 (12.00%) QA
7 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (12.00%) System Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle
7 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
7 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.00%) BDD
8 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (4.00%) SAS
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.00%) FTP
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Selenium
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) TestNG
5 1 (2.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Tester
4 6 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Service Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Migration Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) SAP Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Telephony Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.00%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) SOAP
1 4 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) EPoS
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (18.00%) Web Testing
3 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (14.00%) Test Management
5 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Project Management
5 6 (12.00%) Release Management
5 6 (12.00%) System Testing
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (22.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 3 (6.00%) APMP
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.00%) Teradata
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter
4 1 (2.00%) WorldPay
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