Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 54 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.54% 1.56% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 7.01% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +29.17%
10th Percentile £319 £350 £289
90th Percentile £465 £485 £468
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £310 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -27.06% +9.68% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
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 144 157 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.38% 22.33% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 79 40
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £297 £193 £200
90th Percentile £561 £500 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 19
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £41.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.83% - +144.12%
10th Percentile £13.63 £11.60 £14.63
90th Percentile £51.88 £49.40 £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.73 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% -60.68% +233.33%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Cambridge over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Release Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle