The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 41 32 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.15% 1.22% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 3.19% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £600 £403 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.06% +49.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

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 Derbyshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 105 94 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 40.38% 38.37% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 63 26
Median daily rate £425 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.55 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.71% +169.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Derbyshire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB in Derbyshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Derbyshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -8 3 £600 +49.06% 1
ISEB
East Midlands

ISEB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) P3O
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) P3O
1 1 (16.67%) QA