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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing ISEB 1 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.19% 1.86% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 10.71% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Median daily rate £385 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +18.75%
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 £34.00 £19.41 £15.92
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +21.90%
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
107 140 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.82% 17.37% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 78 66
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £165 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Median hourly rate £32.00 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% -21.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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
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 3 December 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 13 (65.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (40.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (20.00%) Internet
7 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) LoadRunner
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.00%) CICS
8 3 (15.00%) SQL

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 (15.00%) CICS
1 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) BODI
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Mainframe Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) DSDM Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) UAT Manager
7 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
1 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) DSDM
3 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) JCL
3 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (55.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) ESRI
4 2 (10.00%) Siebel
5 1 (5.00%) AppSense
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix