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 24 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 33 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing ISEB 34 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.01% 3.57% 4.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.21% 19.23% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 7
Average daily rate
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£379 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.03 £31.56 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +13.71%
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
177 26 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.27% 18.57% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 18 51
Average daily rate £375 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 11 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (26.19%) Finance
4 10 (23.81%) Project Management
4 10 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (21.43%) APMP
5 9 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (19.05%) QA
6 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) HP
6 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 7 (16.67%) System Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
8 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
9 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
10 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) Service Management
10 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
11 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) CaliberRM
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Manual Tester
5 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Change Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Environment Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Service Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) System Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.76%) CMMI
9 2 (4.76%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (21.43%) APMP
4 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.38%) PMP
7 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) BS7799
2 2 (4.76%) BS15000
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.38%) P3O
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) HP
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Curam
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