Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for ISTQB Advanced Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 June 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.

ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Advanced Level (CTAL) formerly ISEB Advanced
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.50% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Warwickshire median daily rate £475 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

ISTQB Advanced Certification 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 Warwickshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 115 118 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 19.30% 18.21% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 57 63
Warwickshire median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £310 £177 £283
90th Percentile £564 £580 £573
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £410 £388
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 9
Warwickshire median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +53.85% -47.27%
10th Percentile £15.85 £13.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £31.64 £33.95 £23.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +10.26% -33.70%

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Warwick - 2 £481 -
ISTQB Advanced Certification
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISTQB Advanced Certification 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for ISTQB Advanced Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9000
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

ISTQB Advanced Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Test Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9000
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001