The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smart Card
Rank 65 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £179
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +88.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £10.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -23.07%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
132 144 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.31% 24.00% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 85
Average daily rate £355 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £187 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 26
Average hourly rate £26.75 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Smartcard
East of England

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Smartcard across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Smartcard
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Smartcard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Smartcard.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Smartcard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft