The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Durham region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank - 5 9
Contract jobs citing ISEB 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - 17.07% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category - 87.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +33.33%
Qualifications Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 23.26% 19.51% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Average daily rate £360 £313 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £310 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £313 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Durham

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Durham region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - - - -
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) CBAP
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft