The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISEB Practitioner
London / City of London
Rank - 160 192
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.030% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.21% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -10.17% +4.37%  
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 the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 425 486 844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.19% 14.78% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 350 627
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 17
Median hourly rate £15.87 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.32 £17.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.56 £37.96 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

ISEB Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in the City of London