The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 58 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% 3.46% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 14.78% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 18
Median daily rate £356 £350 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +23.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £224 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £460 £376
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 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -4.92%
ISEB
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 203 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.08% 23.44% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 139 138
Median daily rate £425 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £10.24 £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.40% +18.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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

1 12 (52.17%) SAP
1 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
2 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
4 6 (26.09%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Test Management
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
7 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Smoke Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Retail
7 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Automotive
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Strategy Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Contactless
1 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
2 6 (26.09%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
5 3 (13.04%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) B2C
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) SAP
2 7 (30.43%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle