The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 55 42 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Contract jobs citing ISEB 43 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.88% 3.59% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.87% 16.55% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 24
Average daily rate £360 £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £578 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +26.31%
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
310 278 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.76% 21.67% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 126 194
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £204 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £22.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £51.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Woking -8 15 £365 -2.66%
Staines - 4 £425 -
Guildford - 3 £330 - 2
Reigate - 3 £245 - 1
Redhill - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 2
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 33 (50.00%) Scrum
2 27 (40.91%) BDD
3 22 (33.33%) QA
4 20 (30.30%) C#
4 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 20 (30.30%) .NET
5 19 (28.79%) Automated Testing
6 18 (27.27%) WCF
6 18 (27.27%) SOAP
6 18 (27.27%) Web Services
6 18 (27.27%) Finance
6 18 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (25.76%) REST
7 17 (25.76%) XML
7 17 (25.76%) WPF
8 16 (24.24%) Software Testing
8 16 (24.24%) Visual Studio
8 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
9 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.21%) UML
11 13 (19.70%) User Stories
12 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (15.15%) Use Case
13 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (13.64%) Content Management
14 7 (10.61%) Degree
14 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
14 7 (10.61%) Requirements Management
14 7 (10.61%) SpecFlow
14 7 (10.61%) HP Quality Center

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
1 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) GSM
1 5 (7.58%) WCDMA
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (24.24%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.61%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.52%) NUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Publishing
3 4 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (80.30%) Analyst
2 26 (39.39%) Business Analyst
3 24 (36.36%) Test Analyst
4 20 (30.30%) Test Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) QA Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) OSS Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Web Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Web Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Automated Test Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) UAT Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) UML Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) WCF
2 18 (27.27%) SOAP
2 18 (27.27%) Web Services
3 17 (25.76%) REST
3 17 (25.76%) XML
3 17 (25.76%) WPF
4 2 (3.03%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.03%) AS400
2 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.52%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Scrum
2 27 (40.91%) BDD
3 19 (28.79%) Automated Testing
4 16 (24.24%) Software Testing
5 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (21.21%) UML
7 13 (19.70%) User Stories
8 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.15%) Use Case
9 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (13.64%) Content Management
10 7 (10.61%) Requirements Management
11 6 (9.09%) Migration
12 5 (7.58%) Validation
12 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
12 5 (7.58%) Business Process Mapping
13 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
13 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) C#
1 20 (30.30%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
3 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
1 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.58%) IIBA
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) NEC
1 5 (7.58%) HP
1 5 (7.58%) NetCracker
2 4 (6.06%) Ericsson
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Mercator
4 1 (1.52%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.52%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Telerik
4 1 (1.52%) Red Gate
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