The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 105 95 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing ISEB 45 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.53% 1.63% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.51% 10.71% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 35
Median daily rate £363 £295 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £386 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.81 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.64 £36.72 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-60.13% +16.35%
ISEB
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
428 476 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.58% 15.26% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 311 182
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 12
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.40% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 37 £375 +31.57% 12
North Yorkshire +2 4 £375 +30.43% 4
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 42 (49.41%) ISTQB
2 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.94%) Software Testing
4 27 (31.76%) Selenium
5 21 (24.71%) Finance
6 19 (22.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (21.18%) SDLC
8 17 (20.00%) SQL
9 16 (18.82%) Java
9 16 (18.82%) Test Scripting
9 16 (18.82%) BDD
10 15 (17.65%) WebDriver
11 14 (16.47%) QA
12 13 (15.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (14.12%) JIRA
13 12 (14.12%) SoapUI
13 12 (14.12%) Cucumber
13 12 (14.12%) C#
13 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
14 11 (12.94%) Scrum
14 11 (12.94%) Functional Testing
15 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
15 10 (11.76%) Degree
15 10 (11.76%) Test Management
15 10 (11.76%) Oracle
16 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (10.59%) Software Delivery
17 8 (9.41%) Regression Testing
17 8 (9.41%) SQL Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.18%) LiveCycle
1 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (3.53%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.35%) DB2
5 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.18%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Selenium
2 15 (17.65%) WebDriver
3 12 (14.12%) Cucumber
3 12 (14.12%) JIRA
3 12 (14.12%) SoapUI
4 6 (7.06%) ERwin
5 4 (4.71%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.71%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.35%) Appium
7 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.35%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.35%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.35%) Maven
7 2 (2.35%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.18%) Hudson
8 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.18%) JMeter
8 1 (1.18%) MSTest
8 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.71%) Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Games
6 2 (2.35%) Online Betting
6 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (62.35%) Analyst
2 38 (44.71%) Test Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) Business Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Tester
6 6 (7.06%) Manual Test Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) CRM Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) ETL Tester
8 4 (4.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) XML
3 4 (4.71%) HTML
3 4 (4.71%) SOAP
4 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.35%) Behat
4 2 (2.35%) REST
4 2 (2.35%) Spring
5 1 (1.18%) CSS
5 1 (1.18%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.18%) jQuery
5 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.18%) RESTful
5 1 (1.18%) SignalR
5 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.53%) CESG
3 3 (3.53%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Linux
1 2 (2.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.94%) Software Testing
3 18 (21.18%) SDLC
4 16 (18.82%) BDD
4 16 (18.82%) Test Scripting
5 13 (15.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (12.94%) Functional Testing
6 11 (12.94%) Scrum
7 10 (11.76%) Test Management
7 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.59%) Software Delivery
8 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.41%) CRM
9 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
9 8 (9.41%) Regression Testing
10 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.24%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.24%) Project Management
11 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) SQL
2 16 (18.82%) Java
3 12 (14.12%) C#
4 7 (8.24%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.24%) Ruby
5 6 (7.06%) PHP
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.53%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) PL/1
8 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (49.41%) ISTQB
2 19 (22.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) CISSP
4 3 (3.53%) CLAS
4 3 (3.53%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) CBAP
6 1 (1.18%) IIBA
6 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) Informatica
4 5 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) JDA
5 1 (1.18%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago