The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 36 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.76% 0.82% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 4.76% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.65 £18.88 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+104.68% -15.62%
ISEB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 63 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.64% 17.21% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 19
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 7
Average hourly rate £15.93 £29.82 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.59% +98.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (10.00%) COBIT
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Business Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (10.00%) CIO
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) BPMN
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
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