The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.32% 1.38% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.59% 8.51% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
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£416 £265 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.98% -19.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.78 £16.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+92.35% -43.85%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 94 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.44% 16.26% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 59 21
Average daily rate £425 £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £160 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 £21.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.04% +36.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Nottingham +10 4 £478 +80.37% 3
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) P3O
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft