The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 April 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)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 2 8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 20.00% 10.34%
As % of the Qualifications category - 66.67% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £284 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year +29.38% +134.21%  

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 Bolton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bolton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton - 30.00% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £290 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.31 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.30% +28.88%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Bolton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) APMP
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Telephony Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Telephony Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft