Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 92 119
Rank change year-on-year +10 +27 -59
Contract jobs citing ISEB 15 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.46% 1.35% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 4.11% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 11
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £378 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +1.79% -36.36%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £313
90th Percentile £488 £499 £448
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £378 £356 £350
% change year-on-year +5.96% +1.79% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

ISEB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 360 341 866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.12% 32.88% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 227 577
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £358 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +15.03% -7.91%
10th Percentile £202 £223 £221
90th Percentile £538 £543 £474
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -1.43% +12.76% -8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 36
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £21.25 £32.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.59% +12.28% +76.36%
10th Percentile £8.38 £18.20 £17.12
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.00 £36.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.25 £31.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -31.45% +9.73% +74.81%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne

ISEB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISEB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for ISEB.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
4 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (20.00%) SFIA
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping

ISEB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Burp Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Database Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) SFIA
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Informatica
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) HP