The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
England / North East
Rank 77 70 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Contract jobs citing ISEB 13 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.43% 0.57% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 2.21% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 5
Median daily rate £413 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £170.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +909.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
253 226 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.89% 25.59% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 151 79
Median daily rate £345 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 4 10
Median hourly rate £26.75 £15.13 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.85% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £13.18 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £18.50 £28.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing ISEB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISEB across the North East region.

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the North East region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 12 £356 -16.17% 1
ISEB
England

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Test Management
2 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
3 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) Selenium
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
4 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior UAT Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CESG
1 2 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Test Management
2 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) CLAS
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CAPM
3 1 (6.25%) EXIN
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
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