The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 65 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing ISEB 26 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.11% 1.43% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.32% 5.51% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 14
Median daily rate £403 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £420 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
ISEB
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 363 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.68% 25.87% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 236 98
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £318 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 11
Median hourly rate £46.00 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.64% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Leatherhead +19 5 £485 +21.25%
Cobham 0 4 £428 +32.04%
Woking - 4 £375 - 1
Guildford +3 2 - -
Epsom +4 1 - -
Farnham - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) ISTQB
3 16 (29.09%) SQL
4 15 (27.27%) XML
4 15 (27.27%) Finance
5 12 (21.82%) QA
5 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 10 (18.18%) JIRA
8 9 (16.36%) Fund Accounting
8 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (16.36%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) Asset Management
8 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.36%) C#
8 9 (16.36%) MS Visio
8 9 (16.36%) BPR
9 8 (14.55%) Reuters
9 8 (14.55%) Bloomberg
9 8 (14.55%) FpML
9 8 (14.55%) Web Services
9 8 (14.55%) Scrum
9 8 (14.55%) Functional Testing
10 7 (12.73%) User Stories
10 7 (12.73%) Selenium

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (10.91%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.82%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) 3G
1 1 (1.82%) GSM
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Big Data
1 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) DataStage
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.82%) QlikView
3 1 (1.82%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) JIRA
2 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (12.73%) Selenium
4 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.27%) SpecFlow
6 3 (5.45%) NuGet
7 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.82%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Analyst
2 26 (47.27%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Test Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Data Business Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Developer
8 4 (7.27%) QA Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Reference Data Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Reference Data Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Manual Tester
9 3 (5.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) XML
2 8 (14.55%) FpML
2 8 (14.55%) Web Services
3 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.45%) Middleware
5 3 (5.45%) SOAP
6 2 (3.64%) REST
6 2 (3.64%) WCF
6 2 (3.64%) WPF
7 1 (1.82%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
2 4 (7.27%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 9 (16.36%) Asset Management
5 9 (16.36%) BPR
5 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
5 9 (16.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 9 (16.36%) Fund Accounting
5 9 (16.36%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 8 (14.55%) Functional Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
7 7 (12.73%) User Stories
8 6 (10.91%) DevOps
8 6 (10.91%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) C#
3 7 (12.73%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) ISTQB
2 11 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.27%) APMP
3 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CBAP
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Bloomberg
1 8 (14.55%) Reuters
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.82%) BT
4 1 (1.82%) Charles River
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos
4 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Huawei
4 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.82%) NetCracker
4 1 (1.82%) Nokia
4 1 (1.82%) Siemens
4 1 (1.82%) SunGard
4 1 (1.82%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.82%) VMware