The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 38 49 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.12% 0.61% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 4.55% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £356 £395 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.81% +11.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £369 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £415 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

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 Nottingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 66 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 14.04% 13.39% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 38
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.88 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.62% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Nottingham

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Nottingham

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) PMI
2 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Smart Meter
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Smart Metering Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PMI
2 3 (42.86%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com