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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 48 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.70% 0.87% 5.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 3.23% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 14
Average daily rate
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£313 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £330 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £45.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-54.12% +103.45%
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
117 93 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.12% 26.88% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 47
Average daily rate £361 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% -32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £21.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 3 - - 2
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (55.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) Selenium
6 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) UNIX
6 5 (25.00%) Documentum
6 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) JIRA
8 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.00%) Toad
8 3 (15.00%) PMP
8 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (15.00%) webMethods
8 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (25.00%) Documentum
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Toad
5 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) NeoLoad
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Documentum Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Management
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (55.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PMP
3 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) webMethods
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com