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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.20% 0.58% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.16% 4.17% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £356 £212
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +68.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £311 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £401 £282
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -2.52%
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
49 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.76% 13.87% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 18
Median daily rate £310 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

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 26 July 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) ETL

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 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Lead
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft