The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.81% 0.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -25.41%
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Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 27 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.14% 11.64% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 18 38
Average daily rate £450 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £443 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £13.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (64.71%) Business Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) User Stories
3 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 7 (41.18%) UML
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) Publishing
4 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
5 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) German Language
7 3 (17.65%) Advertising
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) System Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.88%) Change Control
9 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
9 1 (5.88%) Lync
9 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
9 1 (5.88%) JIRA
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WebEx
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Publishing
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) German Language
3 3 (17.65%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Analyst
2 14 (82.35%) Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Business Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) User Stories
3 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) UML
4 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) P3O
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft