The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.23% 2.23% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 15.63% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £463 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £340 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £440 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £14.68 £19.94
% change year-on-year +172.57% -26.40%  

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 Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 45 32 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 18.44% 14.29% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 20
Median daily rate £338 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £145 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) IIBA
4 3 (30.00%) CBAP
4 3 (30.00%) Confluence
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CBAP
2 3 (30.00%) IIBA
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA