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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 49 45 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 -23  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.27% 1.64% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 9.09% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £350 £275 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -30.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

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 74 77 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 19.68% 18.03% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 25
Median daily rate £469 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £483 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

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

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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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Sheffield

ISEB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) BPMN
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Process Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling

ISEB
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Process Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Process Mapping Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BPMN
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Process Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001