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 3 months to 24 April 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)
London / Croydon
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 40 24
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.26% 0.72% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 1.57% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £363 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -22.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.65 £17.69
% change year-on-year +29.38% +118.45%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Croydon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 73 127 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 45.91% 46.01% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 102 36
Median daily rate £500 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £321 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.31% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +186.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.53% +44.44%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing ISEB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Croydon region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) TestRail

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
1 4 (100.00%) UAT Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Croydon, Surrey
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Rate: From £44,400 to £48,000 per annum
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