The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Fife region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 13.33% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £326 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +26.31%
Qualifications Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 40.00% 37.04% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £255 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £11.25 £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.87% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
ISEB
Scotland

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 20 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) HNC
3 2 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) HP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) HNC
1 2 (28.57%) HND
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
Dunfermline, Fife
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £351 per day
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