The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 42 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing ISEB 16 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.72% 1.89% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.84% 13.28% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £274 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £404 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -56.23%
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 128 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.18% 14.22% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 58 76
Median daily rate £325 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 15
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +203.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 31 (68.89%) ISTQB
2 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 24 (53.33%) HP
2 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 23 (51.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (48.89%) SC Cleared
5 18 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 18 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (40.00%) .NET
5 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (40.00%) HTML
6 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
7 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 15 (33.33%) Unix
9 12 (26.67%) HP UFT
10 11 (24.44%) Functional Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
10 11 (24.44%) VB
10 11 (24.44%) C#
10 11 (24.44%) CRM
11 10 (22.22%) Project Management
11 10 (22.22%) Finance
12 8 (17.78%) SQL
13 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (11.11%) Internet
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (11.11%) Linux

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (6.67%) CICS
1 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.44%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) BODI
2 2 (4.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) HP UFT
2 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Analyst
2 18 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Tester
4 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Automation Tester
6 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Mainframe Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Tester
9 2 (4.44%) DSDM Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Mainframe Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
1 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (24.44%) CRM
2 11 (24.44%) Functional Testing
2 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
3 10 (22.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (6.67%) DSDM
7 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.67%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) Test Management
7 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (24.44%) C#
2 11 (24.44%) VB
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.67%) C
5 3 (6.67%) VBScript
6 2 (4.44%) JCL
7 1 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) ISTQB
2 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 23 (51.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (48.89%) SC Cleared
5 16 (35.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.11%) MCITP
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) HP
1 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) Siebel
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) ESRI
6 1 (2.22%) AppSense
6 1 (2.22%) Genesys
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Verint