Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 73 46
Rank change year-on-year -24 -27 -32
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.29% 0.39% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.72% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Croydon median daily rate £513 £388 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.26% +31.36% -30.59%
10th Percentile £389 £334 £229
90th Percentile £646 £431 £342
South London median daily rate £468 £375 £285
% change year-on-year +24.67% +31.58% -32.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Croydon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Croydon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 644 278 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 62.34% 54.62% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 149 123
Croydon median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £356 £358 £300
90th Percentile £688 £589 £608
South London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% -16.04%
10th Percentile £13.20 £14.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £15.90 £14.00 £14.75
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.06% -6.00% +217.06%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Croydon

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Croydon

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Croydon over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft