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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 54 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.01% 1.09% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 8.33% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£360 £263 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -19.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -57.50%
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
56 72 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.11% 13.11% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 21
Average daily rate £425 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £403 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 £21.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% +36.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
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 29 August 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 +14 2 - - 5
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (50.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft