Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 42 43
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -17
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.68% 1.89% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% 5.17% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £325 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.39% +28.85%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £408
90th Percentile £338 £325 £424
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £325 £379
% change year-on-year +15.38% -14.19% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £45.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -25.00% -

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 149 116 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 34.02% 36.59% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 49
Portsmouth median daily rate £488 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.87% +17.31% -
10th Percentile £261 £280 £213
90th Percentile £640 £476 £528
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 20
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -5.92% +6.88%
10th Percentile £39.51 £27.31 £34.58
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.89 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% -2.38% +140.00%

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 21 August 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%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

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
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP