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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 39 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing ISEB 8 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.68% 2.11% 4.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.70% 10.20% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Average daily rate £315 £365 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £292 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £435 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.50 £15.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+616.66% +27.65%
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
63 98 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.21% 20.68% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 67 54
Average daily rate £408 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 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 +3 2 £315 -4.54%
Crawley -7 2 £306 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £325 -
Gatwick - 1 £470 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 9 (50.00%) XML
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (27.78%) MS Project
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Time Management
6 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) Project Planning

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) Documentum
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Project
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Gradle
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
2 1 (5.56%) jMock
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Billing
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Lead
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) JMS
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Test Management
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Time Management
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.11%) CBAP
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM