The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.06% 1.73% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 13.04% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £190 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £370 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.68 £19.94 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-26.40% -66.76%
ISEB
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.19% 13.29% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 28
Median daily rate £375 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £180 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.25 £19.00 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.78% +137.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -2 4 £400 +60.00%
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Conflict Management
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) VersionOne
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) TestRail
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) BPMN
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) APMP
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) MS Project

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) TestRail
1 1 (8.33%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Software Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Web Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Healthcare Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Healthcare Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft