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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 40 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.41% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.85% 5.99% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £281 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £415
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 £19.94 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.75% -3.63%
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
191 167 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.71% 25.89% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 98 92
Average daily rate £375 £363 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £527 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +138.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £45.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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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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 +12 9 £393 -1.87%
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) ISTQB
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
4 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) QA
5 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
5 5 (17.24%) User Experience
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) CISM
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Validation
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.34%) CMS
7 3 (10.34%) CISSP
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (10.34%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Transition Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
3 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Validation
3 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.34%) Line Management
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Coaching
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) CISM
3 3 (10.34%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.45%) CEH
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.45%) APMP
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
1 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) Basel II
3 1 (3.45%) COREP
3 1 (3.45%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) TOWER Software
1 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
1 1 (3.45%) SAP