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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 67 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 21 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.71% 1.55% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.29% 7.57% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £420 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £12.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -46.31%
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
204 251 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.65% 20.46% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 153 144
Average daily rate £383 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +28.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 3 £375 -
Cobham - 2 - -
Staines -5 1 £400 +220.00%
Guildford - 1 £425 - 2
Leatherhead - 1 £300 - 2
Redhill - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 2
Chertsey - - - -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 34 (53.97%) Scrum
2 29 (46.03%) BDD
3 28 (44.44%) QA
4 27 (42.86%) SQL
5 25 (39.68%) Automated Testing
6 23 (36.51%) C#
6 23 (36.51%) .NET
6 23 (36.51%) Web Services
7 22 (34.92%) SOAP
7 22 (34.92%) WCF
7 22 (34.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (33.33%) REST
8 21 (33.33%) WPF
8 21 (33.33%) XML
9 20 (31.75%) Visual Studio
9 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
9 20 (31.75%) Software Testing
10 17 (26.98%) Finance
11 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.63%) ISTQB
13 11 (17.46%) UML
14 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (14.29%) SpecFlow
14 9 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (14.29%) Office 365
15 7 (11.11%) User Stories
15 7 (11.11%) DevOps
16 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (9.52%) Content Management
16 6 (9.52%) HP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (1.59%) SAS
1 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.59%) FileNet
1 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) MS Project
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (31.75%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 4 (6.35%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.17%) TestComplete
5 2 (3.17%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.59%) Toad
6 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.59%) JMeter
6 1 (1.59%) QARun
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) NUnit
6 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Publishing
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Analyst
2 31 (49.21%) Test Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Test Engineer
3 17 (26.98%) Business Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) QA Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Tester
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.17%) UAT Tester
9 2 (3.17%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) UAT Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.59%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Process Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) .NET
1 23 (36.51%) Web Services
2 22 (34.92%) SOAP
2 22 (34.92%) WCF
3 21 (33.33%) REST
3 21 (33.33%) WPF
3 21 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.59%) LINQ
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (3.17%) AS400
1 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.17%) NHS
1 2 (3.17%) PMI
1 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) Replication
2 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Scrum
2 29 (46.03%) BDD
3 25 (39.68%) Automated Testing
4 20 (31.75%) Software Testing
5 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (17.46%) UML
7 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (11.11%) User Stories
8 7 (11.11%) DevOps
9 6 (9.52%) Content Management
10 5 (7.94%) Project Management
10 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.35%) Use Case
11 4 (6.35%) Requirements Management
12 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.76%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) IIBA
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) HP
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) IBM
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.59%) Mercator
3 1 (1.59%) MathWorks
3 1 (1.59%) Planview
3 1 (1.59%) Telerik
3 1 (1.59%) Red Gate
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago