The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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.

ISEB Practitioner
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 75 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.095% 0.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £418 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £358
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISEB Practitioner 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 Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 363 267 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.64% 24.95% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 178 183
Median daily rate £415 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +5.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  

ISEB Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB Practitioner in Buckinghamshire

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in Buckinghamshire

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -6 1 - -
ISEB Practitioner
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Compaq
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

ISEB Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Compaq
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft