The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 38 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.42% 3.01% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.72% 16.13% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.18 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -56.23%
ISEB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 31 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.16% 18.67% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 7 32
Median daily rate £330 £250 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £177 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £13.06 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -15 15 £400 - 1
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) webMethods
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Toad
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (22.73%) MS Project
6 5 (22.73%) JIRA
6 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 4 (18.18%) Puppet
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (18.18%) Open Workbench
7 4 (18.18%) CMDB
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) MS Office
7 4 (18.18%) PHP
7 4 (18.18%) Niku
7 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (18.18%) People Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Project
3 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 4 (18.18%) Open Workbench
4 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
1 5 (22.73%) Toad
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Gatling
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Documentum Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) CMDB
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
1 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 4 (18.18%) People Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITSM
3 3 (13.64%) Release Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Demand Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Test Management
4 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) COBOL
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 8 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) webMethods
4 4 (18.18%) Niku
5 1 (4.55%) Pega
5 1 (4.55%) SAP