The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Southampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 40 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.16% 0.32% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.33% 1.04% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£315 - £473
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 - £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -46.31%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 96 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.68% 31.07% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 42
Average daily rate £330 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £134 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 35
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) CBAP
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) BPEL
4 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPEL
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Navigator
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Release Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) CBAP
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle