The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 3.70% 16.67% 15.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 45.45% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £14.39 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.50 £15.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+616.66% +27.65%
ISEB
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 22.22% 36.67% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £160 £338 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.59% +32.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% +53.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISEB across the Fife region.

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Fife

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

ISEB
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB