The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 10.42% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 35.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.49 - -
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 Worcestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14 14 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 29.17% 33.33% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
Median daily rate £350 £430 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.60% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -5.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £37.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Worcestershire

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Worcester - 5 £350 -
ISEB
West Midlands

ISEB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

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

1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) SEPA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SEPA
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