Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 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.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) formerly ISEB Foundation
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.74% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
East Sussex median daily rate - £450 -
South East median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - -

ISTQB Foundation Certification 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 71 61 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.29% 11.21% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 42
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £395 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% +14.99% -1.86%
10th Percentile £255 £120 £206
90th Percentile £636 £575 £554
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £175.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1246.15% -38.52%
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.41 £27.50
% change year-on-year +57.45% -7.62% -5.17%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing ISTQB Foundation Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in East Sussex

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in East Sussex