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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 28 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 14 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.53% 2.87% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.14% 17.65% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £550 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +76.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £15.92
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +968.00%

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
58 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.61% 16.24% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 33
Median daily rate £300 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 - £14.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -3 8 £450 -20.00% 4
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) IIBA
4 3 (18.75%) CBAP
4 3 (18.75%) Confluence
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (12.50%) API Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) TestNG
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (12.50%) TestNG
2 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) API Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CBAP
2 3 (18.75%) IIBA
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) HP