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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 58 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.22% 1.48% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.18% 8.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.65 £18.88 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+104.68% -15.62%
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
110 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.16% 16.75% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 10 30
Median daily rate £370 £284 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.39% +33.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 2 May 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 -25 9 £380 - 1
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 16 (84.21%) ISTQB
2 15 (78.95%) Unix
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) QA
8 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
8 6 (31.58%) Java
8 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
9 4 (21.05%) Cloudera
9 4 (21.05%) Confluence
9 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
9 4 (21.05%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Pega
9 4 (21.05%) Pentaho
9 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
9 4 (21.05%) JIRA
10 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.79%) Test Management
10 3 (15.79%) Kanban
10 3 (15.79%) MS Project
10 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics

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 4 (21.05%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (21.05%) Pentaho
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Gatling
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Toad
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XBRL
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
2 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Kanban
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Groovy
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) ISTQB
2 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Cloudera
2 4 (21.05%) Pega
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) webMethods
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Niku