The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 45 50 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.32% 1.84% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 4.56% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 11
Median daily rate £400 £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -8.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £237 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 230 263 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 35.60% 40.40% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 180 156
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £519 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Wiltshire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Wiltshire

ISEB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Wiltshire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Swindon +3 11 £400 -11.11% 2
ISEB
South West

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 20 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 19 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) Finance
5 12 (31.58%) ITIL
6 11 (28.95%) Scrum
7 9 (23.68%) CISSP
8 8 (21.05%) Banking
8 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
8 8 (21.05%) SDLC
9 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
9 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
9 7 (18.42%) Retail
9 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
9 7 (18.42%) Project Management
9 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.79%) Firewall
10 6 (15.79%) QA
10 6 (15.79%) IIBA
11 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
11 5 (13.16%) AppFabric
11 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Network Security
11 5 (13.16%) SaaS
11 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (13.16%) WCF
11 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
11 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) Network Security
3 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) NonStop SQL
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) JBehave
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Military
5 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.26%) Automotive
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Business Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Security Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) AppFabric
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.16%) WCF
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) CESG
1 5 (13.16%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) PMI
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) ITIL
4 11 (28.95%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.05%) SDLC
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
7 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Information Security
7 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.68%) CISSP
3 6 (15.79%) IIBA
4 5 (13.16%) CLAS
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) CISA
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
6 3 (7.89%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (7.89%) CISM
6 3 (7.89%) CREST Certified
7 2 (5.26%) PMP
8 1 (2.63%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) GDPR
4 1 (2.63%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Sourcefire
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) CA
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.26%) SAP