Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 2018 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.52% 7.58% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 45.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Bolton median daily rate £240 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
Manchester median daily rate £340 £340 £350
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - £30.75 -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bolton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 16.67% 16.67% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Bolton median daily rate £349 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -4.71% -
10th Percentile £222 £372 £413
90th Percentile £450 £503 £438
Manchester median daily rate £379 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -10.88% +13.33% +0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £28.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year -38.30% +63.77% +30.51%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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 21 January 2018, 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 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA