Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 May 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 33 33
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -8
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.99% 2.05% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 5.61% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Portsmouth median daily rate £525 £325 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.54% -22.39% +49.55%
10th Percentile £513 £306 £408
90th Percentile £538 £325 £424
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 107 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 35.64% 36.64% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 48
Portsmouth median daily rate £425 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% +32.94%
10th Percentile £174 £241 £253
90th Percentile £545 £498 £533
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 17
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -11.14% +44.94%
10th Percentile £39.12 £11.78 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.00 £50.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.46 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.31% -22.22% +178.47%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Portsmouth

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Portsmouth

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 1 (33.33%) ETRM
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle