Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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.

ISEB Practitioner
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 841 772
Rank change year-on-year +27 -69 -24
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 37 25 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.026% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.12% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 57
England median daily rate £425 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47% +5.59%
10th Percentile £299 £305 £304
90th Percentile £613 £447 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £419 £410
% change year-on-year +1.49% +2.13% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 17794 20024 20455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.75% 20.44% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10926 12502 12455
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 832 774 994
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.77 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +31.58%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
London -25 15 £423 -0.59% 1
South East +14 10 £450 +38.46%
East of England -7 7 £341 -19.76% 1
West Midlands +29 4 £450 +5.88% 4
Midlands +26 4 £450 +5.88% 4
North of England +66 1 £468 +16.88%
Yorkshire +22 1 £468 +16.88%
ISEB Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 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 England region with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 37 (100.00%) ISEB
2 19 (51.35%) HP
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) Test Strategy
5 13 (35.14%) Waterfall
5 13 (35.14%) Selenium
5 13 (35.14%) Windows
6 12 (32.43%) Performance Testing
6 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
7 11 (29.73%) Scrum
8 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) Java
8 10 (27.03%) HP UFT
8 10 (27.03%) LoadRunner
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 9 (24.32%) Oracle
9 9 (24.32%) Ant
9 9 (24.32%) Web Services
9 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
9 9 (24.32%) F#
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
9 9 (24.32%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (24.32%) SpecFlow
9 9 (24.32%) TestNG
9 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (24.32%) PuTTY
9 9 (24.32%) WinSCP
9 9 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (24.32%) System Integration Testing

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) PuTTY
1 9 (24.32%) WinSCP
2 1 (2.70%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.70%) DTS
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Selenium
2 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
3 10 (27.03%) HP UFT
3 10 (27.03%) LoadRunner
4 9 (24.32%) Ant
4 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (24.32%) SpecFlow
4 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (24.32%) TestNG
5 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.81%) Zephyr
6 3 (8.11%) Artifactory
6 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.41%) JIRA
8 1 (2.70%) JMeter
8 1 (2.70%) Robot Framework
8 1 (2.70%) TestRail
8 1 (2.70%) The Grinder
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Data Protection Officer
3 4 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) GDPR Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
1 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.41%) Equities
3 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Test Strategy
3 13 (35.14%) Waterfall
4 12 (32.43%) Performance Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 9 (24.32%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (24.32%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (21.62%) API Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
7 8 (21.62%) SDLC
7 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
7 8 (21.62%) Test Management
8 6 (16.22%) DSDM
8 6 (16.22%) Feasibility Study
8 6 (16.22%) UML
9 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) SSADM
9 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) F#
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) ISEB
2 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CISA
4 2 (5.41%) CISM
4 2 (5.41%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) CRISC
4 2 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) CBAP
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) MCSD
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) GDPR
2 6 (16.22%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) MiFID
3 2 (5.41%) PMO
3 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) HP
2 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle
4 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
4 7 (18.92%) Software AG
4 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 7 (18.92%) webMethods
5 5 (13.51%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Serena
6 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow