The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB Practitioner in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB Practitioner over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 121 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.048% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £375 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ISEB Practitioner
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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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
456 281 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.81% 13.56% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 154 188
Average daily rate £330 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 25
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.69 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% -17.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.78 £30.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISEB Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ISEB Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISEB Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ISEB Practitioner
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods