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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 58 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 12 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.42% 2.55% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.34% 12.93% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £14.68 £19.94
% change year-on-year +172.57% -26.40%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 147 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.39% 19.73% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 72
Median daily rate £395 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £307 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.62% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing ISEB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +2 5 £375 -5.06% 1
Gatwick +1 3 - -
Worthing +14 1 - - 1
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (56.52%) ISTQB
2 11 (47.83%) QA
3 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) Test Management
4 8 (34.78%) SAP
4 8 (34.78%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) UML
4 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 7 (30.43%) User Stories
6 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
8 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
8 4 (17.39%) Retail
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) BPMN
9 3 (13.04%) Web Development
9 3 (13.04%) SWOT Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office

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 1 (4.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) iBeacon
1 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Test Manager
4 5 (21.74%) SAP Manager
4 5 (21.74%) SAP Test Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Process Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) SAP Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (8.70%) HR Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Database Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Manager
7 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Payroll Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SAP Integration Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CCTV
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Test Management
2 8 (34.78%) UML
2 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (30.43%) User Stories
4 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
4 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) BPMN
6 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Validation
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) ISTQB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (4.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) webMethods
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) OpenText
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
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