The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 18 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.59% 2.09% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.59% 6.54% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Average daily rate £381 £495 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +33.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £219 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £566 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.50 £15.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+616.66% +27.65%
ISEB
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
273 214 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 39.22% 31.89% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 153 96
Average daily rate £363 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 6
Average hourly rate £40.50 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.42% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
Swindon +2 14 £388 -8.82% 1
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
1 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
1 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
2 10 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (30.77%) MS Office
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
4 7 (26.92%) QA
5 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) BPMN
5 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 5 (19.23%) IBM
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) UML
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) Informatica
7 4 (15.38%) ETL
7 4 (15.38%) HND
7 4 (15.38%) Siebel
8 3 (11.54%) SOA

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (30.77%) MS Office
3 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) JBehave
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Test Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Siebel Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Incident and Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Middleware
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) BPMN
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) UML
5 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (11.54%) Content Management
6 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) Test Management
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
2 10 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) HND
5 3 (11.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Informatica
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Siebel
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) VMware