The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 15 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 3.51% 1.85% 17.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 10.00% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate £300 £265 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -27.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.65 £18.88 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+104.68% -15.62%
ISEB
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 43.86% 18.52% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 12
Average daily rate £450 £264 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.61% -27.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Woking

ISEB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) UML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 (33.33%) CMS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA