Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

ISEB Practitioner
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 106 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +85
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.40% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Essex median daily rate £550 £341 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.29% - -
East of England median daily rate £520 £341 £425
% change year-on-year +52.49% -19.76% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 232 156 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.22% 17.81% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 92 98
Essex median daily rate £475 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £242 £265 £224
90th Percentile £613 £558 £491
East of England median daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 24
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £35.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -6.65% -16.82%
10th Percentile £21.10 £17.36 £12.75
90th Percentile £58.25 £45.80 £48.23
East of England median hourly rate £16.75 £20.39 £27.50
% change year-on-year -17.83% -25.87% +27.91%

ISEB Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB Practitioner in Essex

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in Essex

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea +3 3 £550 +61.29%
ISEB Practitioner
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Zephyr
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) PDM
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) BDD

ISEB Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Zephyr
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) PDM
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) webMethods