The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 88 95 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Contract jobs citing ISEB 31 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.55% 1.27% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.88% 9.15% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 34
Median daily rate £380 £290 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £238 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £413
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 £14.43 £19.94 £45.78
% change year-on-year
-27.65% -56.44%
ISEB
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 295 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.26% 13.92% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 194 119
Median daily rate £413 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -1.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Leeds +2 25 £342 +24.36% 15
Halifax +2 5 £423 +17.36% 1
Bradford +10 2 £400 - 1
Bingley - 1 £425 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Keighley - 1 £425 -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 34 (52.31%) ISTQB
2 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) Finance
3 16 (24.62%) Selenium
4 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 11 (16.92%) Waterfall
6 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 10 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (15.38%) Java
6 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.38%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) Degree
7 9 (13.85%) SQL
8 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.31%) Test Management
8 8 (12.31%) Functional Testing
9 7 (10.77%) BDD
9 7 (10.77%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.77%) SDLC
9 7 (10.77%) C#
9 7 (10.77%) .NET
9 7 (10.77%) Project Management
9 7 (10.77%) QA
10 6 (9.23%) Retail
10 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) HP
10 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.23%) Software Delivery

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (1.54%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.08%) GSM
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.08%) VoIP
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Selenium
2 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
3 4 (6.15%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) LoadRunner
3 4 (6.15%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.15%) Subversion
4 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.54%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.54%) JMeter
6 1 (1.54%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.54%) Toad
6 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Games
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (63.08%) Analyst
2 25 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Test Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Tester
6 4 (6.15%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) OAT Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) PMO Planner
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.08%) Behat
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.08%) SOAP
2 2 (3.08%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) NHibernate
3 1 (1.54%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.62%) CESG
3 3 (4.62%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 11 (16.92%) Waterfall
4 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 10 (15.38%) Scrum
4 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 8 (12.31%) Functional Testing
5 8 (12.31%) Test Management
5 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.77%) BDD
6 7 (10.77%) Project Management
6 7 (10.77%) SDLC
7 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.23%) Software Delivery
7 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) Java
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 7 (10.77%) C#
4 5 (7.69%) PHP
4 5 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) PL/1
6 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (52.31%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.85%) Degree
4 3 (4.62%) CISSP
4 3 (4.62%) CLAS
5 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) CBAP
6 1 (1.54%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) HP
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) JDA
3 1 (1.54%) RedPrairie
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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NCC Group
Rate: Circa £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago