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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 28 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.96% 1.28% 2.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.00% 7.14% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £275 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £550 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

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
25 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.25% 17.95% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 16
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 £200 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -11 1 £513 -6.81% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £275 -
ISEB
East of England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) DSDM
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) SONET
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) VRRP
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) IPv4
1 1 (6.67%) IPv6
1 1 (6.67%) Multicast
1 1 (6.67%) OSPF
1 1 (6.67%) SDH
1 1 (6.67%) SONET
1 1 (6.67%) VPLS
1 1 (6.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JMeter
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Tester
5 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
7 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
7 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) DSDM
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CBAP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Huawei
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Tellabs