The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.50 £15.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+616.66% +27.65%
ISEB
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.00% 30.34% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 9
Average daily rate £400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

ISEB
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA