The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wiltshire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 45 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing ISEB 12 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.88% 1.24% 3.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.63% 3.52% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £303 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+40.24% -
Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 199 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.75% 35.35% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 113 98
Average daily rate £350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £520 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £27.00 £25.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £13.00 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £37.00 £24.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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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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
Swindon +6 11 £400 +13.87% 2
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) Banking
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Retail
6 4 (20.00%) V-Model
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) UML
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Remedy
8 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.00%) RequisitePro
1 1 (5.00%) Yeoman
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Manager
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Defect Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Tester
6 1 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) APACS
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
1 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) V-Model
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) System Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) SWOT Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards