Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 58 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 +10 +32
Contract jobs citing ISEB 7 7 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.83% 1.06% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.09% 3.24% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
10th Percentile £405 £262 £240
25th Percentile £413 £284 £347
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £337 £400
Median % change year-on-year +26.30% -15.88% +23.08%
75th Percentile £444 £427 £444
90th Percentile £469 £455 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £328 £390
% change year-on-year +29.77% -16.03% +20.93%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 115 216 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.03% 32.58% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 168 232
10th Percentile £278 £277 £217
25th Percentile £357 £358 £320
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £438 £435
Median % change year-on-year +15.43% +0.57% +10.41%
75th Percentile £575 £525 £532
90th Percentile £677 £638 £600
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £505 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +18.82% -2.30% +12.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 33
10th Percentile £16.00 £15.58 £13.30
25th Percentile £21.25 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +81.82% -8.33% +2.86%
75th Percentile £34.00 £17.81 £42.50
90th Percentile £36.40 £24.46 £48.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £33.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +94.12% -5.56% -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISEB in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for ISEB in Milton Keynes

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ISEB in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for ISEB in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Case
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transition
4 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Construction Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Case
3 2 (28.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transition
4 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP