The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 24 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.24% 1.09% 3.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% 9.52% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.19% +1.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

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 Brighton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Brighton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13 21 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 9.70% 11.48% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 23
Median daily rate £363 £300 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -26.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £420 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Brighton

ISEB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Brighton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft