The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 83 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Contract jobs citing ISEB 55 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 0.91% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.83% 4.58% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 28
Average daily rate
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£333 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £218 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.72 £31.56 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.35% +125.39%
ISEB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
465 546 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.11% 19.79% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 256 183
Average daily rate £348 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.77 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £41.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 29 £325 +41.70% 4
Glasgow +12 17 £340 -6.07% 3
Fife -3 5 £188 -
Dundee - 4 £350 -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 64 (47.41%) Finance
2 60 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 55 (40.74%) ISTQB
4 44 (32.59%) Banking
5 41 (30.37%) HP Quality Center
6 33 (24.44%) SQL
7 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (20.00%) Retail
9 25 (18.52%) Test Scripting
10 24 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
12 18 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (13.33%) QA
12 18 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
13 17 (12.59%) ETL
14 16 (11.85%) Migration
14 16 (11.85%) Retail Banking
15 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (10.37%) Data Migration
16 13 (9.63%) Test Management
17 12 (8.89%) Business Analysis
17 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2
17 12 (8.89%) Analytics
18 11 (8.15%) Functional Testing
18 11 (8.15%) Project Management
18 11 (8.15%) Software Testing
18 11 (8.15%) Regression Testing
19 10 (7.41%) Teradata
19 10 (7.41%) Informatica

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.70%) CMS
1 5 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.22%) Drupal
2 3 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.74%) PaaS
1 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) DNS
2 1 (0.74%) SSL
2 1 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.96%) JIRA
3 3 (2.22%) Bugzilla
3 3 (2.22%) Toad
4 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.48%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.48%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.74%) JMeter
General
1 64 (47.41%) Finance
2 44 (32.59%) Banking
3 27 (20.00%) Retail
4 16 (11.85%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.70%) Marketing
6 4 (2.96%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.22%) Back Office
8 2 (1.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 89 (65.93%) Analyst
2 70 (51.85%) Test Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 18 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 16 (11.85%) Tester
6 13 (9.63%) Test Manager
7 12 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Test Coordinator
9 7 (5.19%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.70%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Web Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Web Test Analyst
12 3 (2.22%) Banking Business Analyst
12 3 (2.22%) CRM Analyst
12 3 (2.22%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.22%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (2.22%) Business Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.22%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) Web Services
2 5 (3.70%) SOAP
3 2 (1.48%) .NET
3 2 (1.48%) REST
4 1 (0.74%) XML
4 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.74%) JSP
4 1 (0.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Data Integration
3 7 (5.19%) W3C
4 6 (4.44%) User Experience
5 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) Replication
6 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) Equities
7 1 (0.74%) Derivative
7 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) UNIX
1 7 (5.19%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) Linux
2 5 (3.70%) Android
2 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 24 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (12.59%) ETL
6 16 (11.85%) Migration
7 14 (10.37%) Data Migration
8 13 (9.63%) Test Management
9 12 (8.89%) Business Analysis
9 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 12 (8.89%) Analytics
10 11 (8.15%) Project Management
10 11 (8.15%) Regression Testing
10 11 (8.15%) Functional Testing
10 11 (8.15%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.41%) Manual Testing
11 10 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (7.41%) SDLC
11 10 (7.41%) Data Analytics
12 9 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.44%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) C
3 1 (0.74%) C#
3 1 (0.74%) Java
3 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.74%) VBScript
3 1 (0.74%) Python
3 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (40.74%) ISTQB
2 18 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (6.67%) Degree
4 8 (5.93%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.74%) IIBA
8 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) MCITP
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.74%) XenApp
1 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (30.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.74%) StatsD
2 1 (0.74%) Graphite
2 1 (0.74%) Nagios
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
2 1 (0.74%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.41%) Informatica
2 10 (7.41%) Teradata
3 5 (3.70%) Adobe
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) Pega
5 3 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) Citrix
6 1 (0.74%) Sybase
6 1 (0.74%) Siebel
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco
6 1 (0.74%) AppSense
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