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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 32 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.16% 0.35% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.28% 1.41% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 11
Median daily rate £200 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +165.99%

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
47 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.87% 24.91% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 63 55
Median daily rate £300 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £125 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £21.29 £37.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.45% +92.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £15.50 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £67.50 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) ISTQB
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) Test Scripting
2 19 (82.61%) SDLC
3 18 (78.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (78.26%) Software Testing
4 17 (73.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) Publishing
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) BPMN
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
6 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Finance
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Social Network
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) UML

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP APO
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Tester
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Social Media Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Social Network
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) RIA
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) SDLC
2 19 (82.61%) Test Scripting
3 18 (78.26%) Software Testing
3 18 (78.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) BPMN
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Kanban
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) ISTQB
2 17 (73.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) SAP