The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 23 16
Rank change year-on-year -14 -7  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 7 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.84% 4.81% 6.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.91% 9.20% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £309 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.51% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £333 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £393 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £14.68 £19.94
% change year-on-year +94.20% -26.40%  

ISEB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 179 163 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 46.98% 52.24% 33.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 48 41
Median daily rate £350 £369 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -4.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £702 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.88% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing ISEB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Basingstoke

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISEB in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Basingstoke

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Basingstoke

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 9 (56.25%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (56.25%) BPMN
2 9 (56.25%) Six Sigma
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) CRM
2 9 (56.25%) Business Process Modelling
3 8 (50.00%) BPR
3 8 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (43.75%) ERP
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Frameworx
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) ITSM
5 6 (37.50%) Service Management
6 5 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
8 3 (18.75%) SilkTest
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (18.75%) Selenium
8 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Workflow
8 3 (18.75%) Validation

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
1 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) SilkTest
General
1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) BSS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) OSS Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Frameworx
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) BPMN
1 9 (56.25%) Business Process Modelling
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) Lean Six Sigma
1 9 (56.25%) Six Sigma
2 8 (50.00%) BPR
2 8 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (43.75%) ERP
4 6 (37.50%) ITSM
4 6 (37.50%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Jython
1 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) IBM