The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 65 24
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -41
Contract jobs citing ISEB 25 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.93% 1.60% 6.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.34% 5.98% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 23
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £185 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -56.23%
ISEB
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
153 184 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.18% 26.71% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 120 126
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 5
Median hourly rate £83.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+295.23% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +33 22 £325 +8.33% 2
Bridgend - 1 £250 -
Newport - 1 £400 -
ISEB
Wales

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) Finance
3 19 (46.34%) Selenium
4 17 (41.46%) Software Testing
5 15 (36.59%) ISTQB
5 15 (36.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (29.27%) Project Management
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
6 12 (29.27%) SDLC
7 11 (26.83%) Test Strategy
7 11 (26.83%) Test Scripting
8 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
8 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) HP UFT
9 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Gherkin
9 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
10 7 (17.07%) Java
10 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
10 7 (17.07%) JMeter
10 7 (17.07%) WinRunner
10 7 (17.07%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (14.63%) HP
12 5 (12.20%) NHS
12 5 (12.20%) Use Case
13 4 (9.76%) QA
13 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (9.76%) AS400
13 4 (9.76%) Workflow
13 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Selenium
2 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
2 8 (19.51%) HP UFT
3 7 (17.07%) JMeter
3 7 (17.07%) WinRunner
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) MSTest
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Analyst
2 18 (43.90%) Test Analyst
3 14 (34.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) NHS Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Test Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Product Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) NHS
2 4 (9.76%) AS400
3 3 (7.32%) CESG
3 3 (7.32%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) Software Testing
3 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 12 (29.27%) SDLC
4 11 (26.83%) Test Scripting
4 11 (26.83%) Test Strategy
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
7 7 (17.07%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (12.20%) Use Case
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) ITIL
9 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.76%) Workflow
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics
10 3 (7.32%) Migration
10 3 (7.32%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) ISTQB
1 15 (36.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
2 3 (7.32%) CLAS
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.44%) CBAP
4 1 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) HP
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Alterian
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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