The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.23% 3.77% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 19.15% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Median daily rate £353 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.64% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.90 £41.00
% change year-on-year +16.56% +4.62%  

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 Dorset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dorset
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 47 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 11.83% 19.67% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 26
Median daily rate £353 £285 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.68% -24.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £42.25 £21.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.85% +100.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Dorset

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Dorset

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Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 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
Poole +1 2 £353 +67.85%
ISEB
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Change Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow