Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 47 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.81% 1.89% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 16.95% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 10
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £344 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.45% -11.92% -17.89%
10th Percentile £263 £318 £315
90th Percentile £495 £376 £480
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £60.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -61.67% +106.90% -53.60%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 60 59 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.85% 11.17% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 61
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.45% -1.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £123 £205 £275
90th Percentile £575 £560 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £175.00 £13.00 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1246.15% -38.52% +34.42%
10th Percentile £162.50 £13.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £187.50 £13.00 £36.34
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in East Sussex

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in East Sussex

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in East Sussex

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Brighton +11 6 £450 +18.42% 1
Hastings - 1 - -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) OLE
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) API Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DSL
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) UAT Lead
4 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) OLE
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Component Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft