Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 126 99
Rank change year-on-year +21 -27 +9
Contract jobs citing ISEB 53 41 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.50% 1.07% 2.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 2.83% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 55
Hampshire median daily rate £338 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% -8.67% -
10th Percentile £276 £258 £290
90th Percentile £451 £443 £445
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.00 £60.00 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.33% +52.40% -37.01%
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £60.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -43.33% +106.90% -53.60%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1244 1448 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.29% 37.64% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 959 1092
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.23% +3.72%
10th Percentile £212 £275 £269
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £19.34 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £52.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ISEB in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Basingstoke -20 19 £400 +18.52% 1
Andover - 8 £410 -
Southampton +8 7 £333 -13.07% 1
Fareham - 6 £325 -
Winchester +12 2 £280 -20.00% 1
Portsmouth -4 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) Business Analysis
2 18 (33.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (32.08%) Test Automation
3 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
5 15 (28.30%) Business Process Modelling
6 14 (26.42%) Selenium
6 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
6 14 (26.42%) HP
6 14 (26.42%) Windows
6 14 (26.42%) UML
7 13 (24.53%) ITIL
7 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
7 13 (24.53%) BPR
7 13 (24.53%) Six Sigma
7 13 (24.53%) BPMN
7 13 (24.53%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (24.53%) SoapUI
8 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
9 11 (20.75%) Java
9 11 (20.75%) Oracle
9 11 (20.75%) Web Services
10 10 (18.87%) Eclipse
10 10 (18.87%) .NET
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 10 (18.87%) Ant
10 10 (18.87%) HP UFT
10 10 (18.87%) LoadRunner

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) PuTTY
1 10 (18.87%) WinSCP
2 2 (3.77%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.77%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Selenium
2 13 (24.53%) SoapUI
3 10 (18.87%) Ant
3 10 (18.87%) Eclipse
3 10 (18.87%) HP UFT
3 10 (18.87%) LoadRunner
3 10 (18.87%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (18.87%) SpecFlow
3 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (18.87%) TestNG
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
4 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.77%) Toad
5 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.89%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Back Office
4 3 (5.66%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Analyst
2 18 (33.96%) Business Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Test Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Test Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) OSS Business Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Telecoms Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Process Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Report Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Test Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Web Services
2 10 (18.87%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) SAP MI
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Frameworx
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) Business Analysis
3 17 (32.08%) Test Automation
4 15 (28.30%) Business Process Modelling
5 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
5 14 (26.42%) UML
6 13 (24.53%) BPMN
6 13 (24.53%) BPR
6 13 (24.53%) ITIL
6 13 (24.53%) Lean Six Sigma
6 13 (24.53%) Six Sigma
7 10 (18.87%) Defect Tracking
7 10 (18.87%) Test Strategy
8 9 (16.98%) API Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Scrum
8 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
8 9 (16.98%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
9 8 (15.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) F#
2 10 (18.87%) SQL
3 6 (11.32%) C#
4 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
3 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
4 10 (18.87%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (16.98%) ISTQB
6 3 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) vSphere
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) HP
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
4 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
4 8 (15.09%) VMware
5 6 (11.32%) Software AG
5 6 (11.32%) webMethods
6 2 (3.77%) EMC
6 2 (3.77%) Motorola
6 2 (3.77%) SAP