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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 96 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -9
Contract jobs citing ISEB 11 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.00% 1.82% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 5.68% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 6
Median daily rate £350 £564 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.91% +96.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £498 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £596 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £19.94 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+78.03% -24.75%
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
656 176 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 59.53% 32.12% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 96 112
Median daily rate £310 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.74% +23.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 12 4
Median hourly rate £30.83 £27.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.10% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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
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 25 May 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 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Informatica
1 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (33.33%) ERwin
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) SAS Certification
3 4 (26.67%) SAS
3 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Base SAS
3 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (20.00%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) WebDriver

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 4 (26.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) Base SAS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ERwin
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Testopia
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) ETL Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) OAT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) OAT Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (26.67%) SAS Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Informatica
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Rally