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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 74 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs citing ISEB 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.86% 1.42% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 6.50% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £403 £313 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -16.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £260 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £19.94 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -24.75%
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
126 123 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.76% 21.85% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 81 54
Median daily rate £423 £360 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £44.90 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.88% +172.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.92 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -40 7 £483 -
Crawley -1 5 £395 +75.55%
Gatwick +4 1 - -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB 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 Sussex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 16 (55.17%) ISTQB
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) JIRA
4 13 (44.83%) XML
5 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
5 12 (41.38%) Confluence
5 12 (41.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (34.48%) Windows
6 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
7 9 (31.03%) Selenium
8 8 (27.59%) User Stories
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) Unix
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
9 7 (24.14%) QA
9 7 (24.14%) Gatling
10 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
10 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.24%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Test Management
11 5 (17.24%) Scala
11 5 (17.24%) Open Source
12 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
12 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (13.79%) Degree

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 12 (41.38%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) JIRA
2 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
2 9 (31.03%) Selenium
3 7 (24.14%) Gatling
4 2 (6.90%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Gradle
4 2 (6.90%) Hudson
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (6.90%) JMeter
4 2 (6.90%) jMock
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Automation Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Digital Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Research Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) XML
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) Ajax
3 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.90%) Java EE
3 2 (6.90%) JMS
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
3 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) User Stories
5 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
6 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 5 (17.24%) Test Management
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
10 2 (6.90%) BDD
10 2 (6.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Scala
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) ISTQB
2 12 (41.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (17.24%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.45%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) webMethods
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Rally