The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £220 £285
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-59.37% +42.22%
Smartcard
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
235 231 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.64% 27.80% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 154 96
Median daily rate £370 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Median hourly rate £12.75 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.70 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Smartcard 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) SABSA
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO27005
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire