The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Glasgow 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 62 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.09% 1.43% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.84% 10.38% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Average daily rate
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£358 £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £223 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £349 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -49.00%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
186 106 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.52% 13.78% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 52 50
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £254 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £30.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ISEB
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ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (18.18%) Test Management
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) QA
5 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) CBAP
6 2 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (9.09%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
6 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (9.09%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Facilita Forecast
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Toad
2 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Test Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Process Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.09%) JSP
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
1 2 (9.09%) IVR
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Test Management
2 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (9.09%) eTOM
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C++
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CBAP
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (4.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Genesys
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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