Period
to 20 August 2018

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 6 months to 20 August 2018 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
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 93 48
Rank change year-on-year -15 -45 +29
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 7 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 0.53% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.24% 3.61% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 32
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £381 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.20% +11.80% +0.29%
10th Percentile £312 £316 £271
90th Percentile £440 £467 £419
Scotland median daily rate £338 £356 £325
% change year-on-year -5.26% +9.62% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year - +7.72% -6.23%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 340 194 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.98% 14.67% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 83 144
Glasgow median daily rate £372 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.93% +8.70% +1.47%
10th Percentile £210 £211 £219
90th Percentile £544 £498 £449
Scotland median daily rate £363 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £26.25 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.62% -38.95% +35.65%
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -40.63% -15.79% +38.48%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS

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 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) QAComplete
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Tester
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Insight Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft