The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 72 64 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing ISEB 12 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.69% 0.72% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.69% 2.59% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Median daily rate £356 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +25.92%
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 Tyne and Wear region.

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
211 193 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.68% 27.73% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 132 72
Median daily rate £348 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.70% +14.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISEB across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

ISEB Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

ISEB
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 12 £356 -20.83%
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) Test Management
2 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 2 (14.29%) UAT Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CESG
1 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Test Management
2 7 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CLAS
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HP