Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 33 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.68% 0.78% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 7.41% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £494 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.07% -15.15% +44.74%
10th Percentile £402 £350 £406
90th Percentile £591 £350 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year -0.66% +4.14% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 27 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 22.26% 10.59% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 33
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -8.77%
10th Percentile £309 £260 £204
90th Percentile £486 £425 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Staffordshire median hourly rate £53.50 £45.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% -1.10% +196.03%
10th Percentile £33.71 £18.10 £33.58
90th Percentile £61.19 £49.50 £124.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -40.89% +24.49% -22.07%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Staffordshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Staffordshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Staffordshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Cannock 0 1 £388 +10.71% 1
ISEB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) CISMP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) Commercial Awareness

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISMP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft