The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 35 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.85% 2.40% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 7.27% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £349 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £286 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £414 £343
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 £25.21 £30.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -2.52%
ISEB
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 110 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.81% 32.93% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 84 48
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -64.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) C

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Capita