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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Contract jobs citing ISEB 7 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 2.17% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 12.17% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 28
Median daily rate £425 £363 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £723 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

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
267 460 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.51% 17.84% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 231 262
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% +39.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £16.65 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 4 £394 +0.31% 2
Glasgow -6 3 £465 +43.07%
ISEB
UK

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) BDD
4 8 (29.63%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) Performance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
5 7 (25.93%) User Stories
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) JIRA
7 5 (18.52%) SpecFlow
8 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 4 (14.81%) GIS
8 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (11.11%) Protractor
9 3 (11.11%) Fintech
9 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) PABX
2 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) GIS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Selenium
2 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
3 5 (18.52%) JIRA
3 5 (18.52%) SpecFlow
4 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) Protractor
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.70%) MSTest
6 1 (3.70%) NUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) iOS SDK
1 2 (7.41%) WebGL
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) CGI
2 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (29.63%) Performance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.93%) User Stories
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Load Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
8 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) AppSense
2 1 (3.70%) ESRI
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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