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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 40 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.25% 0.66% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.67% 2.63% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £338 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.50 £15.92 £17.06
% change year-on-year
+575.35% -6.71%
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
75 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.19% 25.17% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 23
Average daily rate £393 £267 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -17.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £438 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 10 £338 - 4
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) ISTQB
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (43.75%) QA
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Pega
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
10 1 (6.25%) Confluence
10 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
10 1 (6.25%) BDD
10 1 (6.25%) Node.js
10 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
10 1 (6.25%) User Stories
10 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
10 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 1 (6.25%) Coaching
10 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
10 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
10 1 (6.25%) Gatling

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DSL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Gatling
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
1 14 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
3 1 (6.25%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Groovy
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Pega
Telford, Shropshire
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