Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 171 120 199
Rank change year-on-year -51 +79 +30
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 2 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.10% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 0.56% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 16
10th Percentile £444 " £350
25th Percentile £493 £463 £412
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £475 £456
Median % change year-on-year +13.16% +4.11% -3.95%
75th Percentile £606 £488 £496
90th Percentile £625 " £506
Central London median daily rate £538 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +22.86% - +2.94%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 543 357 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.50% 17.93% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 245 678
10th Percentile £325 £298 £288
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £594 £613
90th Percentile £700 £663 £694
Central London median daily rate £540 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
10th Percentile £19.65 £24.30 £10.50
25th Percentile £21.25 £27.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +75.61% +9.63%
75th Percentile £51.75 £39.25 £38.51
90th Percentile £63.35 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.17% +60.00% +20.32%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISEB in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISEB in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ISEB in the City of London

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ISEB in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for ISEB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (50.00%) QA
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) AWS KMS
4 2 (20.00%) Accessibility
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) BPMN
4 2 (20.00%) Azure
4 2 (20.00%) AWS
4 2 (20.00%) CRISC
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) GitHub
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (20.00%) GCP
4 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Gatling
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (20.00%) PKI
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) AWS
1 2 (20.00%) AWS KMS
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
1 2 (20.00%) GCP
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Gatling
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Postman
3 1 (10.00%) REST Assured
3 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Legal Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BPMN
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISA
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) CRISC
1 2 (20.00%) IIBA
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CBAP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) Accessibility
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Grafana
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Intapp
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) PagerDuty
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) webMethods