Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 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)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 71 41
Rank change year-on-year +9 -30 -10
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.27% 2.69% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 11.35% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Shropshire median daily rate - £363 -
West Midlands median daily rate £318 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -6.62% -2.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.49 - £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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 110 185 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 29.97% 23.72% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 73 19
Shropshire median daily rate £475 £390 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.79% +25.81% +27.84%
10th Percentile £402 £257 £147
90th Percentile £550 £525 £458
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +8.55% +8.57% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Shropshire median hourly rate £34.38 £25.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.84% +16.84% -22.97%
10th Percentile £32.19 £25.12 £13.82
90th Percentile £36.56 £25.12 £36.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.13 £18.50 £29.41
% change year-on-year +25.00% -37.10% +45.36%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Shropshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Shropshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Telford +10 1 - -
ISEB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Niku
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Open Workbench
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Open Workbench
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Niku