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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 101 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -23
Contract jobs citing ISEB 6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.48% 1.81% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 5.24% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 7
Median daily rate £338 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £328 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £593 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.21 £30.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -2.52%
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
769 229 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 61.77% 34.54% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 131 75
Median daily rate £310 £345 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £202 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 17 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -23.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £13.70 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Informatica
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 5 (26.32%) ERwin
5 4 (21.05%) SAS Certification
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) SAS
5 4 (21.05%) Base SAS
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
6 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management

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 (21.05%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (21.05%) Base SAS
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) ERwin
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) ETL Tester
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) OAT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) OAT Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) CESG
1 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (21.05%) SAS Certification
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) CLAS
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Informatica
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco