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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 70 102 82
Rank change year-on-year +32 -20  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 39 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.15% 1.24% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.15% 3.08% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 24
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 758 877 796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 41.69% 40.32% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 587 435
Median daily rate £415 £380 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 24 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +145.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.38 £54.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

ISEB
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

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Hampshire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Hampshire

ISEB
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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +15 9 £275 - 1
Andover - 6 £350 -
Southampton +8 5 £325 -18.75% 1
Fareham - 5 £325 -
Portsmouth -7 4 £319 - 1
Winchester +6 1 £400 +14.28%
Hook +5 1 £280 -31.70%
Eastleigh - 1 £438 -
ISEB
South East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) Test Scripting
2 22 (44.00%) SQL
3 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (34.00%) Windows
7 16 (32.00%) ISTQB
8 13 (26.00%) JIRA
8 13 (26.00%) VMware
8 13 (26.00%) HP
8 13 (26.00%) Oracle
9 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.00%) Service Management
10 11 (22.00%) HP UFT
10 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
11 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (20.00%) ITIL
11 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 10 (20.00%) Selenium
12 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (18.00%) Integration Testing
12 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
12 9 (18.00%) Linux
12 9 (18.00%) UML
12 9 (18.00%) Functional Testing
12 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
13 8 (16.00%) Virtual Environments

ISEB
Top Related 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 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) PuTTY
1 7 (14.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) JIRA
2 11 (22.00%) HP UFT
3 10 (20.00%) Selenium
4 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
6 7 (14.00%) Toad
7 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (6.00%) SilkTest
10 2 (4.00%) Ant
10 2 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
10 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
10 2 (4.00%) TestNG
10 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Test Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Writer
7 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) Middleware
4 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) Node.js
5 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Frameworx
1 5 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.00%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Test Scripting
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Service Management
3 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) Functional Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Integration Testing
5 9 (18.00%) UML
6 8 (16.00%) BPMN
6 8 (16.00%) Migration
6 8 (16.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Smoke Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (14.00%) Test Management
7 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) F#
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) C
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (32.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (16.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (8.00%) Degree
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) HP
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
1 13 (26.00%) VMware
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Remedy
4 4 (8.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £314 per annum
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