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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 72 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing ISEB 52 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.96% 2.20% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.78% 19.84% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £373 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £4.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £32.78 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-54.69% +47.31%
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
407 252 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.34% 11.11% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 153 173
Average daily rate £338 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 22
Average hourly rate £31.75 £17.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.05% -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £10.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.69 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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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
West Yorkshire -20 29 £334 +11.25% 19
North Yorkshire +1 9 £283 +9.70% 6
South Yorkshire +3 7 £388 +15.67% 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 30 (30.93%) ISTQB
2 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 28 (28.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (27.84%) Business Analysis
3 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (20.62%) SQL
5 17 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (16.49%) Software Testing
6 16 (16.49%) Project Management
7 15 (15.46%) Migration
7 15 (15.46%) QA
8 14 (14.43%) Test Scripting
8 14 (14.43%) Waterfall
8 14 (14.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (14.43%) Degree
8 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
11 11 (11.34%) Web Services
11 11 (11.34%) .NET
12 10 (10.31%) Test Management
12 10 (10.31%) Selenium
13 9 (9.28%) Test Strategy
13 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (9.28%) User Stories
13 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
14 8 (8.25%) Manual Testing
15 7 (7.22%) SoapUI
15 7 (7.22%) XML
15 7 (7.22%) SQL Server

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Project
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Maximo
2 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.03%) DVB
2 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
2 1 (1.03%) IGMP
2 1 (1.03%) VLAN
2 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.03%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.03%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Selenium
2 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.22%) SoapUI
4 5 (5.15%) JIRA
5 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.12%) MSTest
6 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.03%) Toad
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Back Office
6 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Legal
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (79.38%) Analyst
2 38 (39.18%) Business Analyst
2 38 (39.18%) Test Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Tester
4 7 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Senior Tester
7 4 (4.12%) Web Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Web Tester
8 3 (3.09%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.06%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Change Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Systems Tester
9 2 (2.06%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Telecoms Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Functional Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.06%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) Web Services
1 11 (11.34%) .NET
2 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.22%) XML
4 6 (6.19%) SOAP
5 4 (4.12%) CSS
6 3 (3.09%) WCF
6 3 (3.09%) HTML
7 2 (2.06%) WSDL
8 1 (1.03%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) W3C
3 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 2 (2.06%) IPTV
4 2 (2.06%) Open Source
5 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.03%) iPhone
5 1 (1.03%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.03%) iPad
5 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.03%) MPEG
5 1 (1.03%) STB
5 1 (1.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.12%) Android
2 3 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (27.84%) Business Analysis
2 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (16.49%) Software Testing
4 16 (16.49%) Project Management
5 15 (15.46%) Migration
6 14 (14.43%) Test Scripting
6 14 (14.43%) Waterfall
7 10 (10.31%) Test Management
8 9 (9.28%) Test Strategy
8 9 (9.28%) User Stories
9 8 (8.25%) Manual Testing
10 7 (7.22%) SOA
11 6 (6.19%) Scrum
11 6 (6.19%) Automated Testing
11 6 (6.19%) UML
11 6 (6.19%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Integration Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.62%) SQL
2 7 (7.22%) C#
3 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.09%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) Python
5 1 (1.03%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) Tcl
5 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (30.93%) ISTQB
2 14 (14.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 14 (14.43%) Degree
3 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.03%) CBAP
7 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.03%) Apple
3 1 (1.03%) Remedy
3 1 (1.03%) HP
3 1 (1.03%) Kofax
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