The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank - - 122
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £333 £330
% change year-on-year
+80.45% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +240.00%
Smartcard
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
614 772 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.75% 30.29% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 403 434
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -41.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £45.31 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Smartcard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire