The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 32 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.83% 0.52% 2.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 4.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£319 £293 £247
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £293 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £293 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +147.49%
ISEB
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.01% 12.89% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 10
Average daily rate £425 £394 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +57.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £302 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -45.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Harrogate - 1 £350 -
York - 1 £288 - 2
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing ISEB 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.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) W3C
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing ISEB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft