The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 2 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 40 18
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 6 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.68% 10.30%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.52% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 37
Median daily rate - £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.43 £21.00 £45.78
% change year-on-year
-31.30% -54.12%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 92 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.57% 25.70% 60.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 50 209
Median daily rate £350 £373 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +13.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +54.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.53 £37.24 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £55.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

ISEB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA