Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 57 67
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -15
Contract jobs citing ISEB 26 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.47% 2.36% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.06% 10.42% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 15
West Sussex median daily rate £305 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.67% +7.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £252 £307 £251
90th Percentile £370 £451 £522
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £60.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -61.67% +106.90% -53.60%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 235 288 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.32% 22.68% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 175 138
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
10th Percentile £269 £300 £243
90th Percentile £494 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +152.94% -8.11%
10th Percentile £17.50 £31.40 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £42.40
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in West Sussex

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in West Sussex

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in West Sussex

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in West Sussex

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Crawley +3 10 £305 -21.29%
Gatwick +13 6 £350 -6.67%
Worthing -12 4 £431 +21.01%
East Grinstead +6 2 £270 -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 20 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 12 (46.15%) QA
3 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
4 10 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Test Management
5 9 (34.62%) Degree
5 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (26.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (26.92%) Defect Management
7 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
7 7 (26.92%) SAP
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (23.08%) PMP
8 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
8 6 (23.08%) Validation
8 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 6 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Test Planning
9 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
9 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) JIRA
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) HP

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) Documentum
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Maximo
2 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
2 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
2 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (11.54%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) IPv4
1 4 (15.38%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Toad
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Test Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Test Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Test Data Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Process Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Test Management
1 10 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Defect Management
4 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 6 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Test Planning
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Validation
6 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Content Management
6 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) ABAP
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (26.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 6 (23.08%) PMP
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase
4 2 (7.69%) Tableau
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) OpenText
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) webMethods