The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 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 Northampton 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 28 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.96% 1.32% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 16.67% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£305 £381 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -46.31%
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.96% 7.95% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 16
Average daily rate £400 £476 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.87% +39.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £585 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
ISEB
Northamptonshire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

ISEB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) DTS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M