Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 May 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.

ISEB Practitioner
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 776 808 778
Rank change year-on-year +32 -30 +33
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 35 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.064% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 16
England median daily rate £438 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +30.00% -6.54%
10th Percentile £396 £333 £266
90th Percentile £500 £675 £531
UK median daily rate £439 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -7.63% +26.67% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £69.17 -
UK median hourly rate - £69.17 -

ISEB Practitioner 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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,000 17,546 17,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.22% 19.05% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,724 10,503 10,646
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £271 £250 £261
90th Percentile £650 £637 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 698 781 870
England median hourly rate £33.40 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.60% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.45 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £33.40 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +42.13% -21.67% -7.69%

ISEB Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISEB Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB Practitioner in England

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in England

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB Practitioner in England

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in England

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the England region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
London +39 15 £450 -28.00%
Midlands +18 8 £396 -1.13%
West Midlands +6 8 £396 -1.13%
South East -6 7 £500 +31.41% 1
North of England +17 5 £425 +6.25%
North East - 3 - -
North West - 2 £425 -
ISEB Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 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 England region with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 35 (100.00%) ISEB
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) ISTQB
4 14 (40.00%) Test Management
4 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 14 (40.00%) SDLC
5 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
5 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
5 12 (34.29%) JIRA
5 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (25.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 9 (25.71%) Scrum
7 9 (25.71%) Defect Management
8 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Traceability Matrix
9 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (20.00%) User Stories
9 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
10 6 (17.14%) webMethods
10 6 (17.14%) Java
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) WebLogic

ISEB Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (11.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JIRA
2 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.29%) Selenium
4 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.86%) TestRail
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Test Leader
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SAP BI Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) OAT Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Data Scientist
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) SDLC
2 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (40.00%) Test Management
2 14 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 9 (25.71%) Defect Management
3 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 9 (25.71%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
4 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Traceability Matrix
5 7 (20.00%) User Stories
6 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
7 5 (14.29%) Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) ISEB
2 18 (51.43%) ISTQB
3 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
4 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (5.71%) PMP
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) IIBA
7 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP ALM
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) webMethods
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint