Period
to 22 September 2020

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 22 September 2020 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 209 227
Rank change year-on-year +94 +18 -19
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 17 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 1.98% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 23
Median daily rate £350 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £238 £406 £373
90th Percentile £463 £501 £673
Central London median daily rate £400 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 351 860 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.74% 13.95% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 644 664
Median daily rate £525 £500 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.36% +1.84%
10th Percentile £306 £302 £263
90th Percentile £649 £688 £679
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 54
Median hourly rate £38.00 £18.72 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.05% +0.08% +3.31%
10th Percentile £16.78 £10.50 £13.08
90th Percentile £46.53 £51.68 £25.50
Median hourly rate £36.50 £19.47 £18.70
% change year-on-year +87.52% +4.09% +0.01%

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

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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 22 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ISEB in the City of London

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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 22 September 2020, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) SOA

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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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ReMetrica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Actuarial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Actuarial Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Transformation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Transformation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XBRL
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Pega
2 1 (20.00%) SAP