The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 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 York 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 1.42% 2.74% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 9.52% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £211 £430 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.87% +62.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +26.31%
Qualifications Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 21.28% 28.77% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 19
Average daily rate £400 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £600 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.21 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
ISEB
North Yorkshire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in York

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in York

ISEB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center