The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 43 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20  
Contract jobs citing ISEB 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 1.91% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 8.87% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £439 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -6.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £293 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £518 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.64% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.14%  

ISEB is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 76 124 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.45% 21.57% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 90
Median daily rate £338 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.73% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Median hourly rate £26.70 - £31.70
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 - £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing ISEB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Glasgow

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISEB in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Glasgow

ISEB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) PABX
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

ISEB
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PABX
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft