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 30 July 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 4.17% 10.71% 7.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 50.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.79% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.43 - £11.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -4.92%
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
5 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 20.83% 21.43% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £213 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -42.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £173 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £343 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.43 - £11.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Fife region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Fife region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Robot Framework
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) EMV
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Windows

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification