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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 12 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.97% 2.50% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 12.09% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 18
Median daily rate £378 £300 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £220 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.18 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -56.23%
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
177 215 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.06% 20.71% 28.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 164 124
Median daily rate £415 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £217 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £10.24 £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.37% +18.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (42.11%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (36.84%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
6 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) Selenium
7 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Test Management
8 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (15.79%) JIRA
8 3 (15.79%) TDD

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 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) MSTest
3 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 3 (15.79%) UAT Lead
4 3 (15.79%) UAT Test Lead
5 2 (10.53%) Process Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Test Management
7 3 (15.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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