The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 April 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.86% 2.01% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 8.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £280 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.05% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.65 £17.69
% change year-on-year +16.44% +118.45%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Guildford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 34 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 20.69% 22.82% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 50
Median daily rate £500 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +30.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £328 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.43 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.67% -14.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing ISEB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Guildford

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Guildford region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 12 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (42.86%) Use Case
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Selenium
8 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
8 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 2 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) GSM
1 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Process Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 7 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 6 (42.86%) Use Case
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oozie