Period
to 20 July 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.87% 0.86% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 4.84% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Middlesex median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £415 £363
90th Percentile £388 £485 £388
South East median daily rate £363 £373 £348
% change year-on-year -2.68% +7.19% +2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £170.00 -
% change year-on-year -73.53% - -

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 36 62 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 15.65% 17.77% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 47 40
Middlesex median daily rate £363 £500 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +26.26% -14.38%
10th Percentile £203 £288 £180
90th Percentile £541 £588 £514
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.75% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Middlesex median hourly rate - £28.94 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +106.70% -67.06%
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +7.14%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

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 20 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree

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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree