The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISEB Practitioner
Rank 114 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.80% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £463 - £358
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 - £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+57.60% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
439 251 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.12% 13.78% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 123 148
Average daily rate £340 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 33
Average hourly rate £16.00 £24.15 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.73% +32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £65.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
ISEB Practitioner
England

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 - -
ISEB Practitioner
England

ISEB Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) COBIT
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) HP