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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 27 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 20 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.70% 1.34% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.36% 4.44% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 12
Median daily rate £200 £381 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.54% -13.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £19.41 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +29.36%
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
55 90 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.67% 30.20% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 73 50
Median daily rate £200 £369 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.76% -11.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Median hourly rate £21.29 £55.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% +175.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £41.70 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £67.50 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) ISTQB
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 19 (79.17%) Test Scripting
3 19 (79.17%) SDLC
4 18 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (75.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (70.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (16.67%) Publishing
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) BPMN
8 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Time Management
8 2 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (8.33%) Wireframes
8 2 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) UML
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Social Network
8 2 (8.33%) Selenium

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Tester
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Social Media Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Social Media Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.17%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Social Network
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) RIA
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) SDLC
2 19 (79.17%) Test Scripting
3 18 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 18 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) BPMN
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (12.50%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 17 (70.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland