Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 84 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 6 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.49% 1.37% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 8.08% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 14
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £425 £210 £283
90th Percentile £500 £488 £563
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £378
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.28% +4.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -25.00% +52.40%

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 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 125 198 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.11% 16.89% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 149 147
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £199 £229 £263
90th Percentile £590 £525 £533
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -28.92% +12.36%
10th Percentile £15.20 £16.35 £16.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £23.05 £40.75
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £24.28
% change year-on-year +86.05% -11.45% +0.66%

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 24 September 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 -6 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Kidlington -1 1 £450 +5.88%
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) IIBA
2 4 (66.67%) CBAP
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (50.00%) Conceptual Models
3 3 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Quote-to-Cash
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (16.67%) Order to Cash
5 1 (16.67%) GDPR

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 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Conceptual Models
2 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Quote-to-Cash
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Order to Cash
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CBAP
1 4 (66.67%) IIBA
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft