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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 76 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing ISEB 32 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.72% 2.23% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.40% 14.23% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 12
Median daily rate £320 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £502 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
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
258 281 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.88% 15.70% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 134 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -43.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £40.00 £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Bolton - 5 £425 - 1
Stockport - 1 - -
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 13 (26.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (24.00%) Web Testing
5 12 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (22.00%) Test Management
6 11 (22.00%) Integration Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Degree
6 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (20.00%) SQL
7 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Selenium
8 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
8 9 (18.00%) Defect Management
9 8 (16.00%) Java
10 7 (14.00%) Oracle
10 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (14.00%) Internet
10 7 (14.00%) Project Management
10 7 (14.00%) JIRA
10 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Automation Testing
11 6 (12.00%) BDD
11 6 (12.00%) Ruby
11 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
11 6 (12.00%) System Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Scrum

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%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.00%) Magento
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.00%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.00%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) FTP
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Selenium
2 7 (14.00%) JIRA
3 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) TestNG
5 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Games
5 2 (4.00%) Online Betting
6 1 (2.00%) Local Government
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Telecoms Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) SAP Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Test Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (4.00%) UAT Manager
8 2 (4.00%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) XML
2 4 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) EPoS
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (24.00%) Web Testing
3 11 (22.00%) Integration Testing
3 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
3 11 (22.00%) Test Management
4 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Defect Management
6 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 6 (12.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (12.00%) BDD
7 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Scrum
7 6 (12.00%) System Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) Ruby
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 13 (26.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.00%) CISM
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) F5
4 1 (2.00%) Northgate
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter
Bolton, Lancashire
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