The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB Practitioner in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB Practitioner over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 245 253 234
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.094% 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.078% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £405 £333
% change year-on-year
-20.98% +21.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ISEB Practitioner
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2352 2553 2104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.49% 27.46% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1224 1002
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 104 111
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ISEB Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISEB Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
West Sussex - 3 £300 -
Berkshire +4 2 £250 -35.89%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
Hampshire +5 1 - - 1
ISEB Practitioner
England

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 30 (100.00%) ISEB
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) Test Scripting
4 18 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
5 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
6 16 (53.33%) Test Strategy
7 15 (50.00%) HP
8 14 (46.67%) BDD
9 13 (43.33%) Software Testing
10 11 (36.67%) HP UFT
10 11 (36.67%) C++
10 11 (36.67%) Java
11 10 (33.33%) Scrum
11 10 (33.33%) .NET
11 10 (33.33%) Oracle
11 10 (33.33%) Functional Testing
12 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
12 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
12 9 (30.00%) Selenium
12 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (30.00%) WebDriver
13 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (26.67%) SQL
13 8 (26.67%) XML
14 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
14 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
14 7 (23.33%) Military
14 7 (23.33%) VB
14 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) HP UFT
2 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (30.00%) Selenium
2 9 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 4 (13.33%) Toad
7 2 (6.67%) Introscope
7 2 (6.67%) JProfiler
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (6.67%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (23.33%) Military
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 8 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Automation Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Test Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Test Scripting
3 16 (53.33%) Test Strategy
4 14 (46.67%) BDD
5 13 (43.33%) Software Testing
6 10 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 10 (33.33%) Scrum
7 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Test Management
9 5 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 4 (13.33%) User Stories
11 3 (10.00%) Migration
12 2 (6.67%) Change Management
12 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C++
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) VB
4 5 (16.67%) F#
4 5 (16.67%) VBScript
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) ISEB
2 18 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (6.67%) nmon
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) HP
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (3.33%) Compaq
5 1 (3.33%) ESRI
5 1 (3.33%) Terracotta
5 1 (3.33%) webMethods