Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for ISEB 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.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 70 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 -34 +23
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.54% 1.04% 4.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 5.42% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 30
Coventry median daily rate £315 £351 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.32% +17.08% -16.67%
West Midlands median daily rate £378 £356 £300
% change year-on-year +5.96% +18.75% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Coventry with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Coventry
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 103 203 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.83% 19.15% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 151 99
Coventry median daily rate £380 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -17.81%
10th Percentile £151 £285 £150
90th Percentile £539 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 15
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% -10.00% +39.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £9.75
90th Percentile £34.25 £43.75 £44.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +47.95%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Coventry

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISEB in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Coventry

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Temenos