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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 33 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.49% 0.71% 5.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.34% 1.67% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £22.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+83.24% -25.41%
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
29 60 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.36% 42.86% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 14
Average daily rate £278 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £105 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.06 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Telford -5 3 - - 3
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Open Workbench
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Open Workbench
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Pega