The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 21 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 17 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.94% 1.18% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.56% 6.25% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £390 £368
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
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 48 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.12% 18.82% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 43
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

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

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Ipswich +10 15 £400 +14.28% 3
Felixstowe - 1 - -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) QA
4 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) Validation
6 3 (15.00%) CISM
6 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) DSDM
6 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.00%) Varonis
6 3 (15.00%) Data Privacy
6 3 (15.00%) IBM Blueworks
6 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) CBAP
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Test Management
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (10.00%) Reference Data

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IBM Blueworks
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Finance Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Finance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Reference Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (15.00%) DSDM
4 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Use Case
4 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) CBAP
2 3 (15.00%) CISM
2 3 (15.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Varonis
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft