Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 June 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +25
Contract jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 0.83% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Gatwick median daily rate £260 - -
West Sussex median daily rate £260 £414 £483
% change year-on-year -37.16% -14.25% +54.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Gatwick with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gatwick
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 76 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 66.67% 53.90% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 50 33
Gatwick median daily rate £413 £391 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% -5.72% +3.75%
10th Percentile £288 £250 £321
90th Percentile £563 £550 £479
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 7
Gatwick median hourly rate £51.00 £57.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +32.56% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £25.42 £41.50
90th Percentile £67.25 £58.00 £52.25
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year - +16.28% +22.86%

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Gatwick

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISTQB Foundation Certification in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB Foundation Certification 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for ISTQB Foundation Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence

ISTQB Foundation Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Traceability Matrix
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP