The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 18 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.84% 0.73% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 3.80% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -53.00%
ISEB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
120 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.93% 19.32% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 38 28
Average daily rate £415 £375 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £314 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -34.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £10.65 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISEB across the Oxfordshire region.

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Oxfordshire region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 15 £450 - 1
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) User Stories
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Publishing
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) MS Office
4 9 (33.33%) UML
4 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (29.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
8 5 (18.52%) Retail
8 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
8 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
9 4 (14.81%) Advertising
9 4 (14.81%) German Language
9 4 (14.81%) JIRA
10 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Scrum
10 3 (11.11%) Finance
10 3 (11.11%) Project Management
11 2 (7.41%) ITIL
11 2 (7.41%) HP
11 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
11 2 (7.41%) Workflow
11 2 (7.41%) Migration
11 2 (7.41%) ISTQB

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
General
1 12 (44.44%) Publishing
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 4 (14.81%) German Language
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Banking
6 1 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Analyst
2 21 (77.78%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Lead Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Open Source
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) User Stories
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) UML
5 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
8 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
10 2 (7.41%) ITIL
10 2 (7.41%) Workflow
10 2 (7.41%) Migration
10 2 (7.41%) Content Management
10 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Kanban
10 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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