Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 90 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.99% 1.10% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.48% 7.56% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 26
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £463 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +131.25% -51.52%
10th Percentile £425 £210 £163
90th Percentile £525 £500 £563
South East median daily rate £395 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +12.86% -0.14% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £23.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year +82.61% -61.67% +106.90%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 172 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.48% 14.54% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 139 125
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £185 £210 £188
90th Percentile £600 £538 £533
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £21.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -3.71% -42.46%
10th Percentile £15.63 £16.56 £17.05
90th Percentile £42.50 £36.80 £38.90
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £25.69 £27.65
% change year-on-year +45.97% -7.09% -10.52%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Oxfordshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +16 8 £500 +5.26%
Kidlington -1 1 £450 -10.00%
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) User Stories
1 9 (81.82%) Acceptance Criteria
2 7 (63.64%) Conceptual Models
2 7 (63.64%) Business Process Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) IIBA
2 7 (63.64%) CBAP
2 7 (63.64%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Kanban
3 6 (54.55%) Product Management
4 5 (45.45%) Workshop Facilitation
5 4 (36.36%) Quote-to-Cash
6 3 (27.27%) Publishing
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Life Science
8 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
8 1 (9.09%) ERP
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

General
1 3 (27.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Product Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Acceptance Criteria
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) User Stories
2 7 (63.64%) Business Process Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) Conceptual Models
2 7 (63.64%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (54.55%) Kanban
3 6 (54.55%) Product Management
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Workshop Facilitation
5 4 (36.36%) Quote-to-Cash
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (9.09%) ERP
8 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CBAP
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) IIBA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com