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

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 46 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.43% 0.27% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 1.59% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £14.68 £19.94
% change year-on-year +94.20% -26.40%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 52 63 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 22.32% 17.03% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 51 27
Median daily rate £475 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £308 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.38 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Sheffield

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories