Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 147 80
Rank change year-on-year +57 -67 -38
Contract jobs citing ISEB 6 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.66% 0.42% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.76% 0.85% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 33
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £456 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.36% +4.48% -11.67%
10th Percentile £345 £278 £275
90th Percentile £488 £490 £353
North East median daily rate £338 £338 £332
% change year-on-year - +1.79% -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 341 1178 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 37.27% 49.12% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 843 279
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £329 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.10% -6.10% -6.67%
10th Percentile £267 £218 £230
90th Percentile £532 £488 £535
North East median daily rate £360 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 79 42
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +9.80% +41.67%
10th Percentile £10.70 £15.00 £14.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £42.58
North East median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +28.57% +41.77% -28.18%

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing ISEB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISEB in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISEB in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISEB in Tyne and Wear

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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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +57 6 £456 +30.36%
ISEB
North East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Swim Lanes
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (33.33%) SFIA
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management

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Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA