Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 44
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -
Contract jobs citing ISTQB 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.46% 0.64% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.48% 5.00% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £471 - £350
10th Percentile £457 - £325
90th Percentile £486 - £375
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £471 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

ISTQB 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 61 40 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 21.40% 12.78% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 56
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -21.05% -
10th Percentile £271 £160 £325
90th Percentile £644 £630 £613
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +26.67% -21.05% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 - -

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Canary Wharf

ISTQB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISTQB in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISTQB in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 5 (71.43%) Atlassian
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (57.14%) Coaching
4 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (57.14%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Kanban

ISTQB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Java Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE Software Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) COM+
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 1 (14.29%) BlazeDS
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (57.14%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Content Management
5 2 (28.57%) Document Management
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
2 5 (71.43%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe