The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 17 18
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 2.54% 5.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - 15.79% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
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 Ipswich.

Academic & Professional Certification
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 19 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 12.88% 16.10% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 15
Median daily rate £438 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -12.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Ipswich

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Ipswich

ISEB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) CBAP
4 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Actuarial Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Actuarial Test Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CBAP
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Solvency II