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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 43 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing ISEB 29 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.14% 1.78% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.79% 9.76% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 4
Median daily rate £384 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.86% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £375 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.68 £19.94 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-26.40% -66.76%
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
163 164 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.25% 18.20% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 71 55
Median daily rate £365 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £222 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £27.44 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.70% +89.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 June 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 June 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 22 (55.00%) ISTQB
1 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (50.00%) HP
3 19 (47.50%) Oracle
4 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
5 14 (35.00%) .NET
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (35.00%) HTML
5 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (35.00%) Test Scripting
5 14 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (32.50%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 10 (25.00%) HP UFT
9 10 (25.00%) Functional Testing
10 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
10 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 9 (22.50%) C#
10 9 (22.50%) VB
10 9 (22.50%) Unix
10 9 (22.50%) CRM
11 8 (20.00%) Project Management
11 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Migration
13 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
13 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database

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 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Tester
3 11 (27.50%) Test Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Automation Tester
6 6 (15.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Test Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Manager
10 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Integration Test Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
1 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Unix
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) CRM
3 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
4 8 (20.00%) Project Management
4 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Fund Accounting
9 3 (7.50%) User Stories
10 2 (5.00%) Change Management
11 1 (2.50%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) VB
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.50%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) ISTQB
1 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (30.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.50%) MCITP
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) HP
2 19 (47.50%) Oracle
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Genesys
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Siebel
6 1 (2.50%) Verint