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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 37 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.75% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 2.44% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £374 £316 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -29.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.65 £18.88 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+104.68% -15.62%
ISEB
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
54 82 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.30% 21.35% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 21
Median daily rate £343 £450 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.88% +33.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £301 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 2 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) P3O
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Lead
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft