Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 74 77
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 10 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.83% 1.95% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 7.34% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £408 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +4.49% +18.18%
10th Percentile £315 £357 £306
90th Percentile £465 £460 £471
South East median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +2.77% +5.71% +7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £170.00
% change year-on-year - -73.53% -

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 271 259 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.51% 26.56% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 162 129
West Sussex median daily rate £443 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.20% +13.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £294 £260 £260
90th Percentile £551 £544 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 9
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +51.52% -19.51%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.75 £16.88
90th Percentile £67.25 £58.00 £46.05
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £21.50 £32.38
% change year-on-year +44.19% -33.59% +43.89%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Worthing -5 5 £435 +5.14% 2
Gatwick +3 3 £370 +10.45%
ISEB
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Confluence
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (30.00%) PMO
3 3 (30.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Gatling
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Niku
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium

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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (10.00%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maximo
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Gatling
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) PMO Lead
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PMO
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 3 (30.00%) Line Management
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Resource Allocation
1 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) PMO
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Niku
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) HP