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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 39 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.58% 6.45% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 29.63% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 2
Median daily rate £425 £500 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +61.29%
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
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 81 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.19% 21.77% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 36 25
Median daily rate £400 £471 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +114.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £675 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.58 - £15.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
Liverpool -21 1 £500 -1.47% 1
ISEB
North West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP