Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 73 64
Rank change year-on-year -15 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 12 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.93% 0.38% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 2.35% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 18
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £463 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +60.87% -21.77%
10th Percentile £350 £336 £232
90th Percentile £485 £469 £575
East of England median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 261 170 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.20% 16.13% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 65 112
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +0.68%
10th Percentile £208 £194 £201
90th Percentile £543 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 29
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.88% +233.33% -7.66%
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £43.00 £47.50 £60.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +52.17% +17.95%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISEB in Cambridgeshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 10 £425 -8.11% 4
Peterborough - 2 - -
ISEB
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 6 (50.00%) BPMN
1 6 (50.00%) IIBA
1 6 (50.00%) CBAP
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) DB2
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) RPG
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) iSeries
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (16.67%) MSTest
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Remediation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) BPMN
2 4 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CBAP
1 6 (50.00%) IIBA
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards