The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.51% 1.83% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% 4.35% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
ISEB
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.87% 42.20% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 16
Median daily rate £300 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.38 £42.50 £26.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £47.83 £67.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Documentation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) CBAP
2 1 (33.33%) IIBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP