Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 July 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 38 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.95% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 2.63% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Leicester median daily rate £350 - £300
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £244 £300
% change year-on-year +43.59% -18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42 38 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 13.25% 12.79% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 22
Leicester median daily rate £320 £388 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.42% +24.50% -11.07%
10th Percentile £135 £311 £143
90th Percentile £410 £543 £388
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Leicester median hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.22% -20.69% -55.38%
10th Percentile £15.64 £10.55 £12.85
90th Percentile £38.50 £32.45 £21.95
Leicestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £11.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year +95.56% -21.05% -25.00%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Leicester

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Leicester

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) TickIT
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) FNZ
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) TickIT
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) FNZ