Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 6 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.22% 1.90% 14.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% 8.00% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 22
Taunton median daily rate £350 £220 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -42.48% +17.69%
10th Percentile £325 £210 £323
90th Percentile £400 £230 £470
Somerset median daily rate £350 £220 £383
% change year-on-year +59.09% -42.48% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset 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 Taunton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Taunton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 32 25 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 27.83% 23.81% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 74
Taunton median daily rate £350 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.78% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £283 £274 £313
90th Percentile £425 £500 £439
Somerset median daily rate £355 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +1.43% -5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Taunton median hourly rate - £13.00 -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +30.14% -14.62% +22.14%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Taunton

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Taunton region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) C#

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared