The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 38 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.66% 0.63% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 3.08% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £463 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% +1.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

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

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 65 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.31% 20.38% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 40
Median daily rate £365 £400 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £334 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £487 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Liverpool -5 2 £463 +54.16% 1
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Validation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft