The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 29 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing ISEB 13 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.62% 3.59% 3.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.13% 10.17% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 9
Average daily rate
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£363 £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £250 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £12.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+147.49% -49.00%
Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 59 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.63% 35.33% 37.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 26 75
Average daily rate £360 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 7
Average hourly rate £33.00 £21.00 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +26.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.72 £21.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (32.00%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (24.00%) UML
3 6 (24.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) QA
3 6 (24.00%) Use Case
4 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (16.00%) MS Office
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) System Testing
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) CaliberRM
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) UML Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (32.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (24.00%) UML
3 6 (24.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Use Case
4 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) System Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) CMMI
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) PMP
5 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 14001
2 2 (8.00%) BS15000
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) BS7799
3 1 (4.00%) P3O
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Curam
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