The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £240 £268
% change year-on-year
+36.45% -10.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
-55.73% -
Smartcard
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
132 101 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.50% 20.20% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 57 86
Median daily rate £375 £325 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 25
Median hourly rate £26.25 £41.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.97% +49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £16.12 £20.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £56.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Smartcard
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) NFC
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware