Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 702 825 826
Rank change year-on-year +123 +1 +32
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 54 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.052% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 28
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.94%
10th Percentile £316 £222 £293
90th Percentile £589 £628 £658
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 15,241 18,464 18,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.80% 19.15% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,467 10,984 11,090
England median daily rate £465 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £260 £260 £230
90th Percentile £645 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 701 869 817
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -1.96%
10th Percentile £14.38 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.33 £51.00 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +32.08% +3.92% -1.92%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
South East +61 14 £450 +87.50%
Midlands +61 13 £425 -1.16%
West Midlands +42 10 £404 -6.05%
London +100 8 £425 -32.00%
South West - 8 £450 -
North of England - 5 £340 -
East of England +30 4 £550 +27.91%
Yorkshire - 4 £340 -
East Midlands - 3 £463 -
North West - 1 £400 -
ISEB Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 54 (100.00%) ISEB
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (46.30%) SDLC
4 22 (40.74%) Test Strategy
5 18 (33.33%) Finance
6 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 14 (25.93%) Windows
8 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 12 (22.22%) Validation
9 12 (22.22%) Public Sector
10 11 (20.37%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (20.37%) Risk Management
10 11 (20.37%) Java
10 11 (20.37%) Oracle
10 11 (20.37%) QA
10 11 (20.37%) Test Management
10 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
11 10 (18.52%) Data Protection
11 10 (18.52%) Use Case
11 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (18.52%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (18.52%) MS Visio
11 10 (18.52%) webMethods
11 10 (18.52%) Decision-Making
12 9 (16.67%) Unix
12 9 (16.67%) DSDM

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 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
1 10 (18.52%) MS Visio
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.41%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (7.41%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.85%) Trello
2 1 (1.85%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) PuTTY
1 3 (5.56%) WinSCP
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (9.26%) Selenium
3 4 (7.41%) HP UFT
3 4 (7.41%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.56%) Ant
4 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.56%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.56%) TestNG
4 3 (5.56%) Zephyr
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (1.85%) LoadUI
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.41%) Back Office
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Local Government
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Test Manager
4 8 (14.81%) Business IT Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) IT Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Audit Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Test Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Test Programme Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Auditor
6 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Information Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Product Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Product Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Information Assurance Auditor
7 3 (5.56%) Information Assurance Leader
7 3 (5.56%) OAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) CESG
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.85%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) SDLC
3 22 (40.74%) Test Strategy
4 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 12 (22.22%) Validation
6 11 (20.37%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (20.37%) Risk Management
6 11 (20.37%) Test Management
7 10 (18.52%) Data Protection
7 10 (18.52%) Decision-Making
7 10 (18.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (18.52%) Use Case
8 9 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 9 (16.67%) DSDM
8 9 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.67%) Migration
9 8 (14.81%) Coaching
9 8 (14.81%) UML
10 7 (12.96%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) C
4 3 (5.56%) F#
5 2 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) ISEB
2 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
3 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 6 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 5 (9.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (5.56%) CISMP
8 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.70%) Degree
9 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.85%) MOS
10 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
2 6 (11.11%) ISO 31000
2 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (9.26%) SLA
4 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) HP ALM
1 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 10 (18.52%) webMethods
4 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.26%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) Charles River
6 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (7.41%) SimCorp
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.56%) Software AG
7 3 (5.56%) VMware
8 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.85%) SAP