Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 February 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 83 98
Rank change year-on-year -42 +15 -23
Contract jobs citing ISEB 26 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.87% 1.84% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.64% 9.79% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 22
Surrey median daily rate £435 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +10.34% +2.11%
10th Percentile £340 £280 £301
90th Percentile £538 £550 £504
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £34.00 - £39.37

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 461 388 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.51% 18.79% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 253 518
Surrey median daily rate £475 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.50% -7.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £292 £272 £313
90th Percentile £578 £544 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +3.91% +2.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 45
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -36.05% +14.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £11.47
90th Percentile £59.00 £42.50 £63.85
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Surrey

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Leatherhead -2 5 £400 -14.67%
Reigate - 5 £525 -
Staines -9 4 £488 +30.00%
Redhill - 1 £525 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
3 6 (23.08%) UML
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) QA
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (15.38%) System Testing
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) IPv4
5 4 (15.38%) IPv6
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) PKI
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (11.54%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) IIBA
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) IPv4
1 4 (15.38%) IPv6
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.85%) Trac
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Defect Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Head of Information
6 1 (3.85%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.85%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Mashup
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) UML
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
3 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) System Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
5 3 (11.54%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) BPR
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Capita
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Thunderhead