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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 109 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -11
Contract jobs citing ISEB 8 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.57% 1.43% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 4.89% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Median daily rate £333 £553 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.81% +67.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £370 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £595 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.68 £19.94 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-26.40% -66.76%
ISEB
North East

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
860 184 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.12% 29.25% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 101 96
Median daily rate £310 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £198 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 12 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £13.65 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.90 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 June 2016.

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 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -65 7 £340 -38.46% 2
Gateshead - 1 £300 -
ISEB
North East

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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

1 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Informatica
3 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) ERwin
6 4 (19.05%) SAS Certification
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) SAS
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
6 4 (19.05%) Base SAS
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (19.05%) Base SAS
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) ETL Tester
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) OAT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) OAT Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
2 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 6 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (19.05%) SAS Certification
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) CLAS
5 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco