The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.47% 3.32% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 24.14% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 2
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£375 £388 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +147.49%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
121 58 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.40% 13.74% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 52 67
Average daily rate £425 £398 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £174 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £12.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 - £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 - £16.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 5 (45.45%) CISM
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) PKI
6 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
6 2 (18.18%) Snort
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (18.18%) AppFabric
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (18.18%) Use Case
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) AppFabric
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Hyperion