The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Solihull region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.56% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +26.31%
Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 32.03% 11.29% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Average daily rate £321 £316 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +91.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

ISEB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Testing Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP