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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 178 145 141
Rank change year-on-year -33 -4 +85
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 5 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.18% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 1.09% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 12
10th Percentile £296 £489 £322
25th Percentile £378 £500 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £531 £475
Median % change year-on-year -18.12% +11.84% +26.67%
75th Percentile £498 £572 £575
90th Percentile £628 £611 £598
Central London median daily rate £438 £531 £475
% change year-on-year -17.65% +11.84% -

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 713 457 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.19% 16.07% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 304 352
10th Percentile £365 £303 £301
25th Percentile £482 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -1.96%
75th Percentile £639 £638 £588
90th Percentile £725 £716 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £487
% change year-on-year +4.76% +7.91% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 7
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.30 £18.59
25th Percentile £39.50 £17.50 £22.74
Median hourly rate £47.00 £27.00 £46.50
Median % change year-on-year +74.07% -41.94% +125.24%
75th Percentile £57.88 £28.75 £52.25
90th Percentile £67.55 £35.00 £52.55
Central London median hourly rate £47.00 £22.00 £29.34
% change year-on-year +113.64% -25.01% +42.10%

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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

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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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022, 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 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Agile
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Azure
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Micro Focus
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Gathering

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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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Management Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile
2 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) APMP
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Micro Focus
3 1 (9.09%) Avaloq
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) SAP