The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 64 57 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -34
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.00% 1.54% 5.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 7.26% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 11
Average daily rate £363 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
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
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 124 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.36% 21.27% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 72
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £43.00 £43.70 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% +164.84%
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 West Sussex

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the West Sussex region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -27 9 £405 +22.72%
Crawley -12 1 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £325 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (65.22%) ISTQB
2 14 (60.87%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
4 11 (47.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) Confluence
6 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
6 9 (39.13%) JIRA
6 9 (39.13%) Selenium
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle
7 8 (34.78%) Unix
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) QA
8 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
8 7 (30.43%) Gatling
9 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
9 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Test Management
10 5 (21.74%) Open Source
10 5 (21.74%) Scala
11 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Degree
11 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (39.13%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Project
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
1 9 (39.13%) JIRA
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) Gatling
3 2 (8.70%) Ant
3 2 (8.70%) Gradle
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) jMock
3 2 (8.70%) JUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
2 2 (8.70%) JMS
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Scala
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) ISTQB
2 11 (47.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (21.74%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) CBAP
5 1 (4.35%) IIBA
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) webMethods
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Rally
West Sussex
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