The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.98% 0.63% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% -  
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 £44.13 £38.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year +14.18% +134.21%  

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 Middlesex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 23 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 19.61% 14.56% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 25
Median daily rate £350 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +11.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £230 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.05% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.10 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% +33.78%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Middlesex

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) C

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HNC