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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 34 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.73% 2.89% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 12.50% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £400 £438 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.65 £19.94 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+93.80% -10.88%
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
72 96 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.28% 23.13% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 66 60
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £525 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -55.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
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 6 May 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Unix

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 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco