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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 23 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing ISEB 32 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.14% 5.00% 4.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.81% 20.00% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 5
Average daily rate
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£389 £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.70% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £250 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £250 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+97.21% -54.28%
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
124 35 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.68% 25.00% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 20 65
Average daily rate £363 £313 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £241 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.25 - £8.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) ISTQB
3 10 (24.39%) Project Management
3 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
3 10 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (21.95%) APMP
4 9 (21.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (21.95%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (19.51%) Finance
6 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.63%) QA
7 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle
8 5 (12.20%) HP
8 5 (12.20%) Supplier Management
8 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
8 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
9 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.76%) SQL
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
9 4 (9.76%) System Testing
10 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.32%) Use Case
10 3 (7.32%) .NET
10 3 (7.32%) Java
10 3 (7.32%) UML
10 3 (7.32%) Service Management
10 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (12.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) CaliberRM
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Business Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) UML Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Manual Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Change Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Project Management
2 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
3 9 (21.95%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.76%) System Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Use Case
8 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.32%) UML
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL
9 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) ISTQB
2 9 (21.95%) APMP
2 9 (21.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.44%) PMP
6 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) BS7799
2 2 (4.88%) BS15000
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.44%) P3O
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
1 5 (12.20%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Curam
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