Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 60 64
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 13 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.19% 2.22% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.18% 9.02% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 13
West Sussex median daily rate £288 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +15.38% -27.78%
10th Percentile £250 £330 £301
90th Percentile £364 £445 £512
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £34.00 - £39.37

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 251 255 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.96% 24.64% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 158 101
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 11 7
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +105.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £17.50 £33.50 £13.74
90th Percentile £67.25 £50.00 £34.70
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 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
Gatwick +3 4 £325 -8.45%
East Grinstead +9 2 £270 -
Crawley -9 2 £250 -33.33%
Worthing -10 2 - -
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
3 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Migration
4 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 6 (46.15%) JIRA
5 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
6 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
6 5 (38.46%) Reference Data
6 5 (38.46%) Document Management
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
6 5 (38.46%) Workflow
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) SAP
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Defect Management
6 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Traceability Matrix
7 4 (30.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (30.77%) Confluence

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 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Confluence
1 4 (30.77%) Documentum
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Maximo
1 4 (30.77%) SAP CO
1 4 (30.77%) SAP FI
1 4 (30.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (30.77%) SAP MM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Toad
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Data Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Reference Data
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
4 5 (38.46%) Defect Management
4 5 (38.46%) Document Management
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Traceability Matrix
4 5 (38.46%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) ABAP
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GAMP
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) webMethods