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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 231 228 239
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 11 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.045% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.19% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £488 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £398 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £578 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
2308 2121 2368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.23% 23.97% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1191 1091 1064
Average daily rate £365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 116 157
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% -32.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.93 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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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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
Hampshire -3 6 £381 +1.66% 1
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Berkshire +10 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £340 -
ISEB Practitioner
England

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) ISEB
2 14 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (65.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (65.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
5 9 (45.00%) HP
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (40.00%) VB
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) VBScript
7 6 (30.00%) Test Management
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Toad
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.00%) V-Model
10 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (15.00%) C#
10 3 (15.00%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Mingle
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (5.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (20.00%) Toad
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.00%) Introscope
4 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (10.00%) TestNG
4 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.00%) JProfiler
4 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) QARun
5 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Military
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) JDBC
2 2 (10.00%) ODBC
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (30.00%) Test Management
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) V-Model
8 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) VB
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) VBScript
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) ISEB
2 14 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Lotus
3 2 (10.00%) ATG
3 2 (10.00%) hybris
3 2 (10.00%) Demandware