Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 47 57
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.18% 1.52% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.18% 10.99% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -7.05%
10th Percentile £356 £342 £303
90th Percentile £488 £473 £401
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -16.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 98 91 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.89% 13.81% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 102
Swindon median daily rate £450 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.03% -5.69%
10th Percentile £338 £311 £250
90th Percentile £575 £509 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £479 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +12.61% +13.33% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Swindon median hourly rate £30.25 £26.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.15% +8.16% +40.04%
10th Percentile £18.23 £15.70 £21.05
90th Percentile £42.08 £37.30 £30.35
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year +20.00% +9.49% +95.71%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Swindon

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
3 4 (44.44%) SDET
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (44.44%) Veracode
3 4 (44.44%) Gatling
3 4 (44.44%) JMeter
3 4 (44.44%) Sauce Labs
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
5 2 (22.22%) IIBA
5 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (11.11%) HP ALM
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC

ISEB
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Gatling
1 4 (44.44%) JMeter
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
1 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (44.44%) SDET
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) IIBA
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP ALM
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Veracode
2 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP