The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 19 18
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 1.28% 6.73%
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.94 £22.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.88% -25.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Qualifications Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 9.43% 3.85% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £350 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £260 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -18.18%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor