The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB Practitioner in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB Practitioner over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 614 609 585
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 20 55 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.094% 0.089%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 33
Median daily rate £406 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £344 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £565 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £399 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10912 11255 10786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.47% 19.29% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6805 6762 6131
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 536 457
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ISEB Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the UK.

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the UK.

ISEB Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISEB Practitioner
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -17 19 £406 -4.41% 2
London +4 5 £344 -23.61% 1
South East +2 5 £325 -28.76%
Hampshire +4 4 £325 -7.14%
East of England +17 2 £425 +54.54%
North West +6 2 £431 +1.47% 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £388 -4.61%
Manchester -11 2 £431 +1.47% 1
Bolton - 2 £431 -
Ipswich - 2 £425 -
Suffolk - 2 £425 -
Scotland +10 1 - -
South West +6 1 £297 -38.92%
West Yorkshire +2 1 £375 -7.69%
Leeds -3 1 £375 -7.69%
West Midlands -36 1 £425 +13.33%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £297 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £297 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £350 -
Banbury - 1 - -

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 41 (100.00%) ISEB
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 16 (39.02%) Test Management
5 13 (31.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
7 11 (26.83%) Test Scripting
7 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
7 11 (26.83%) ISTQB
8 9 (21.95%) HP
8 9 (21.95%) Java
9 7 (17.07%) HP UFT
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
10 6 (14.63%) BDD
10 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) Selenium
10 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
10 6 (14.63%) Coaching
10 6 (14.63%) SDLC
11 5 (12.20%) WebDriver
11 5 (12.20%) Line Management
11 5 (12.20%) Military
11 5 (12.20%) C++
11 5 (12.20%) .NET

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) HP UFT
2 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
2 6 (14.63%) Selenium
3 5 (12.20%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) JMeter
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Military
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Test Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Automation Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Strategy Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) CRM Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Service Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
1 5 (12.20%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) WSDL
2 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Equities
2 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Test Management
3 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
4 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
4 11 (26.83%) Test Scripting
5 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
6 6 (14.63%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) Coaching
6 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) SDLC
7 5 (12.20%) Line Management
7 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (12.20%) V-Model
8 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
8 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Groovy
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) ISEB
2 13 (31.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (26.83%) ISTQB
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Basel III
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) HP
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.32%) webMethods
6 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.44%) IBM