The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 34 35 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.23% 2.48% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.33% 7.55% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £400 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £334 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £525 £515
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 Swindon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swindon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 60 106 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 17.60% 32.82% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 74 47
Median daily rate £410 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% -7.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £343 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £478 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% +2.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Swindon

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Swindon

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Swindon

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 15 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 13 (48.15%) ISTQB
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) Banking
5 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) Retail
6 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) IIBA
8 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (18.52%) AppFabric
8 5 (18.52%) Test Planning
8 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) WCF
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Network Security
8 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
8 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) Information Security
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) IIS
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security
3 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (7.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) JBehave
4 1 (3.70%) JMeter
4 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Test Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Security Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer in Test
5 2 (7.41%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) AppFabric
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
1 5 (18.52%) WCF
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
6 5 (18.52%) Information Security
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Test Planning
6 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
7 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) Garbage Collection
7 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (14.81%) Threat Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) ISTQB
2 6 (22.22%) IIBA
3 4 (14.81%) CISA
3 4 (14.81%) CISSP
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (11.11%) CISM
4 3 (11.11%) CREST Certified
5 2 (7.41%) PMP
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.81%) QA
3 2 (7.41%) GDPR
4 1 (3.70%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) CA
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft