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 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 623 593 555
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -38
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 20 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.093% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 35
Median daily rate £413 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £286 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £540 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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
11621 10908 10315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.48% 19.15% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7257 6503 5836
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 542 453
Median hourly rate £29.00 £23.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £51.24 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 24 July 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 30 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 24 July 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 -43 19 £413 +3.12% 3
South East -10 6 £460 +5.14%
East of England +14 3 £425 +28.78% 1
Hampshire -1 3 - -
London -3 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
North West -16 2 £431 +8.49%
Manchester -19 2 £431 +1.47%
Bolton - 2 £431 -
Ipswich - 2 £425 -
Suffolk - 2 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 - -
Cambridge +8 1 - -
South West 0 1 £297 -11.01% 1
Scotland -1 1 - -
Edinburgh -5 1 - -
Hove - 1 £350 -
Gloucester - 1 £297 -
Banbury - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £460 -
Reigate - 1 £460 -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £350 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £460 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £297 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £350 -

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Test Management
4 17 (41.46%) Finance
5 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
5 12 (29.27%) ISTQB
5 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
6 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
6 11 (26.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
7 9 (21.95%) HP
8 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.07%) Java
8 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (14.63%) V-Model
9 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (14.63%) SQL
9 6 (14.63%) XML
9 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.63%) HP UFT
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
9 6 (14.63%) Coaching
10 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
10 5 (12.20%) SDLC
10 5 (12.20%) Line Management
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle
10 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared

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
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) HP UFT
2 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.88%) Ant
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Military
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Test Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Automation Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Strategy Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Finance Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Service Management Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) WSDL
4 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
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%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Test Management
3 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
3 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
4 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
5 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Coaching
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.63%) V-Model
8 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
8 5 (12.20%) Line Management
8 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
8 5 (12.20%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (29.27%) ISTQB
3 11 (26.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) HP
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.32%) webMethods
6 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
6 2 (4.88%) IBM