The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB Practitioner in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB Practitioner over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 114 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 15 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% - 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% - 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 - £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
546 508 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 17.99% 19.03% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 231 324
Average daily rate £326 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £479 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 51 47
Average hourly rate £22.00 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.70 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ISEB Practitioner
England

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ISEB Practitioner
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ISEB Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £323 -
ISEB Practitioner
England

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB Practitioner.

1 36 (100.00%) ISEB
2 25 (69.44%) PRINCE2
3 19 (52.78%) APMP
4 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (47.22%) Finance
6 16 (44.44%) Supplier Management
6 16 (44.44%) Internet
7 13 (36.11%) Project Management
7 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
8 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (27.78%) Release Management
9 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
9 10 (27.78%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.22%) WebLogic
10 8 (22.22%) HPUX
10 8 (22.22%) Linux
10 8 (22.22%) Apache
10 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
10 8 (22.22%) MS Access
10 8 (22.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 8 (22.22%) FTP
10 8 (22.22%) HP
10 8 (22.22%) VB
10 8 (22.22%) N-Tier
10 8 (22.22%) SOA
10 8 (22.22%) PRINCE
10 8 (22.22%) WebLogic Integration
10 8 (22.22%) TIBCO
10 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 8 (22.22%) Apache
1 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 8 (22.22%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Internet
2 8 (22.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 8 (22.22%) MS Access
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Environment Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Non-Functional Tester
3 5 (13.89%) Integration Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Coach
4 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Writer
6 1 (2.78%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.78%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 6 (16.67%) PMI
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) HPUX
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
1 8 (22.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) PRINCE2
2 16 (44.44%) Supplier Management
3 13 (36.11%) Project Management
4 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.78%) Release Management
5 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 8 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Security Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 8 (22.22%) SOA
6 8 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 7 (19.44%) ITSM
7 7 (19.44%) Service Management
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) VB
1 8 (22.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (13.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) ISEB
2 19 (52.78%) APMP
3 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 4 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) HP
2 8 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
3 2 (5.56%) SAP