Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 51 54
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.58% 1.11% 2.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.96% 6.48% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 17
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +18.18% -21.43%
10th Percentile £350 £291 £219
90th Percentile £485 £468 £346
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +30.77% +8.33% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £13.00 £175.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -92.57% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year -92.57% - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 158 108 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 22.73% 17.09% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 43 87
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £177 £193 £225
90th Percentile £506 £573 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 11
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.50 £27.63 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.23% -43.04% +130.95%
10th Percentile £11.60 £14.51 £15.77
90th Percentile £49.40 £47.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £40.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -60.68% +233.33% -42.86%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Cambridge

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Cambridge

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Cambridge

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISEB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 6 (54.55%) BPMN
1 6 (54.55%) IIBA
1 6 (54.55%) CBAP
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (36.36%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) RPG
5 2 (18.18%) DB2
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) iSeries
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 1 (9.09%) Selenium

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Remediation Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) BPMN
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) RPG
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CBAP
1 6 (54.55%) IIBA
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards