The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

ISEB Practitioner
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 261 248
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13  
Contract jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.052% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £373 £460 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.02% +9.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £352 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £460 £699
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -9.81% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

ISEB Practitioner 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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1859 2517 2321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 24.06% 28.04% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2497 3322 2953
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 213 293
Median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +85.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £58.75 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

ISEB Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ISEB Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB Practitioner in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB Practitioner in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB Practitioner in the South East

ISEB Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB Practitioner within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +17 2 £413 -
Hampshire +5 2 £348 -
ISEB Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB Practitioner 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 South East region with a requirement for ISEB Practitioner.

1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (92.31%) Test Scripting
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) HP
3 11 (84.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 10 (76.92%) HP UFT
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (69.23%) SQL
5 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 9 (69.23%) Linux
5 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (69.23%) Toad
5 9 (69.23%) TeamCity
5 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (69.23%) F#
5 9 (69.23%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
5 9 (69.23%) PuTTY
5 9 (69.23%) WinSCP
6 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) VMware
7 7 (53.85%) Test Management
7 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
7 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
8 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
8 6 (46.15%) Service Management
9 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing

ISEB Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) PuTTY
1 9 (69.23%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) HP UFT
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (69.23%) TeamCity
2 9 (69.23%) Toad
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Ant
4 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
4 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
4 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
4 4 (30.77%) TestNG
5 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) HR Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Payroll Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Test Scripting
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 9 (69.23%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (53.85%) Test Management
5 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
6 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Service Management
7 5 (38.46%) BDD
7 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (38.46%) ETL
7 5 (38.46%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) API Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) F#
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
2 11 (84.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Remedy
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Compaq