The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.08% 2.15% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 18.18% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
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£325 £313 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +147.49%
ISEB
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.55% 11.83% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 25
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £44.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Smartcard
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) CBAP
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) IIBA
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smartcard
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CBAP
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) IIBA
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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