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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 54 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.29% 1.76% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.87% 9.09% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Median daily rate £466 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £356 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.18 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -56.23%
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
46 66 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.83% 19.41% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 57 35
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.88 £55.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.95% +223.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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
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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Publishing
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) BPMN
5 3 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Social Network
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) RAD
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Social Media Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Social Media Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Network
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (55.56%) User Stories
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) BPMN
5 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft