Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 119 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 -22 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.81% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 3.63% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 30
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £475 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +46.72% -1.89%
10th Percentile £298 £330 £246
90th Percentile £393 £523 £466
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £37.50
England median hourly rate £52.00 £18.41 £36.25
% change year-on-year +182.53% -49.23% +34.26%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 476 662 547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.55% 22.21% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 464 374
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £386 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.32% +1.64% +1.00%
10th Percentile £181 £231 £213
90th Percentile £550 £560 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 22
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.60 £12.90
90th Percentile £17.50 £54.16 £42.13
England median hourly rate £28.46 £23.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +21.11% -10.48% -0.94%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 6 £350 -25.33% 2
Leicestershire +17 2 £320 -8.57% 3
Nottinghamshire +5 1 - - 4
ISEB
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
1 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Energy Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Server Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (9.09%) UAT Manager
6 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Energy Management
4 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards