Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for ISEB 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.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 52 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 14 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.10% 3.34% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.98% 6.74% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 20
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £269 £267 £312
90th Percentile £516 £500 £476
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £45.00

ISEB 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 234 460 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 35.14% 49.52% 52.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 246 275
Gloucestershire median daily rate £428 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.64% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £176 £238 £234
90th Percentile £663 £563 £539
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.91% - -32.10%
10th Percentile £16.79 £14.65 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.45 £44.40 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Gloucestershire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham 0 4 - - 1
Gloucester -7 4 £325 +12.07%
ISEB
South West

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

1 10 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) PMI
5 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (7.14%) PMO
8 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum Master
4 2 (14.29%) Fraud Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO