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 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 147 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.030% 0.24% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 1.34% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISEB Practitioner
England

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
668 448 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.32% 18.11% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 253 217
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 28
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +58.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

ISEB Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISEB Practitioner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) webMethods

ISEB Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) webMethods