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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 110 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 32 65 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 2.04% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 12.52% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 50 33
Median daily rate £328 £313 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £388 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.81 £13.81 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -56.23%
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
398 519 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.10% 16.26% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 330 204
Median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £489 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.86 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.20 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -7 25 £328 +9.88% 11
North Yorkshire +6 5 £406 +41.30% 1
South Yorkshire -13 1 £265 -24.28% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 35 (47.95%) ISTQB
2 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.14%) Software Testing
3 22 (30.14%) Selenium
4 20 (27.40%) Finance
5 19 (26.03%) SDLC
6 18 (24.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (17.81%) QA
7 13 (17.81%) SQL
8 12 (16.44%) Java
8 12 (16.44%) JIRA
8 12 (16.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (16.44%) Test Scripting
8 12 (16.44%) WebDriver
8 12 (16.44%) BDD
9 11 (15.07%) SoapUI
10 9 (12.33%) Cucumber
10 9 (12.33%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.33%) Software Delivery
10 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
10 9 (12.33%) Test Management
10 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.96%) Project Management
11 8 (10.96%) CRM
12 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.59%) Scrum
12 7 (9.59%) Regression Testing
12 7 (9.59%) Retail

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 (1.37%) LiveCycle
1 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) NonStop SQL
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.74%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Selenium
2 12 (16.44%) JIRA
2 12 (16.44%) WebDriver
3 11 (15.07%) SoapUI
4 9 (12.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.48%) Subversion
6 3 (4.11%) ERwin
6 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.74%) Appium
7 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.74%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.74%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.74%) Maven
7 2 (2.74%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.37%) Hudson
8 1 (1.37%) JMeter
8 1 (1.37%) MSTest
8 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Retail
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Analyst
2 36 (49.32%) Test Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Tester
6 5 (6.85%) Manual Test Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Process Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Web Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) XML
3 4 (5.48%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) SOAP
4 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.74%) REST
4 2 (2.74%) Spring
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.37%) jQuery
5 1 (1.37%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.37%) RESTful
5 1 (1.37%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) CESG
2 3 (4.11%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
1 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Software Testing
3 19 (26.03%) SDLC
4 12 (16.44%) BDD
4 12 (16.44%) Test Scripting
4 12 (16.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (12.33%) Functional Testing
5 9 (12.33%) Software Delivery
5 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.33%) Test Management
5 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
6 8 (10.96%) CRM
6 8 (10.96%) Project Management
7 7 (9.59%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.59%) Regression Testing
7 7 (9.59%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.22%) System Testing
8 6 (8.22%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) SQL
2 12 (16.44%) Java
3 6 (8.22%) C#
4 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) PL/1
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) ISTQB
2 18 (24.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) CISSP
4 3 (4.11%) CLAS
4 3 (4.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.74%) CBAP
5 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) APMP
6 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.37%) IIBA
6 1 (1.37%) PMP
6 1 (1.37%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) HP
4 3 (4.11%) Informatica
5 1 (1.37%) JDA
5 1 (1.37%) RedPrairie
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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