The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 100 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -21
Contract jobs citing ISEB 3 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.26% 3.44% 6.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 10.98% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 29
Median daily rate £438 £336 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -15.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £350 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.18 £13.81 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -56.23%
ISEB
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
538 246 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.70% 31.30% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 153 106
Median daily rate £330 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £17.77 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.66 £37.50 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (20.00%) CESG
4 2 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) SaaS

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CESG
1 2 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CLAS
4 1 (10.00%) CAPM
4 1 (10.00%) EXIN
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle