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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 73 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 29 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.57% 2.04% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.97% 11.74% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 13
Median daily rate £300 £378 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +17.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £520 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -2.52%
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
291 281 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.72% 17.35% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 136 86
Median daily rate £388 £328 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% +2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £163 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.46 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.94% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.50 £15.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.75 £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 5 £425 +93.18%
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 17 (35.42%) Finance
4 15 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Regression Testing
7 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (20.83%) Internet
7 10 (20.83%) Web Testing
7 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (18.75%) Degree
9 8 (16.67%) Selenium
9 8 (16.67%) Test Management
9 8 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (16.67%) Defect Management
10 7 (14.58%) Automation Testing
10 7 (14.58%) BPMN
10 7 (14.58%) eTOM
10 7 (14.58%) UML
11 6 (12.50%) Scrum
11 6 (12.50%) Project Management
11 6 (12.50%) Java
11 6 (12.50%) SQL
11 6 (12.50%) Ruby
11 6 (12.50%) BDD
12 5 (10.42%) System Testing
12 5 (10.42%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing

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 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.17%) Magento
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.08%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.08%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Selenium
2 5 (10.42%) HP UFT
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
3 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Games
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Online Betting
5 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Local Government
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Analyst
2 19 (39.58%) Test Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Network Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Telecoms Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 4 (8.33%) UML Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 11 (22.92%) Regression Testing
4 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Web Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 8 (16.67%) Test Management
7 7 (14.58%) Automation Testing
7 7 (14.58%) BPMN
7 7 (14.58%) eTOM
7 7 (14.58%) UML
8 6 (12.50%) BDD
8 6 (12.50%) Project Management
8 6 (12.50%) Scrum
9 5 (10.42%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Stress Testing
9 5 (10.42%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) Ruby
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 9 (18.75%) Degree
3 8 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CISM
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
4 2 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) F5
3 2 (4.17%) Splunk
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Northgate
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
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