The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 24 July 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 England 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 558 532 546
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Contract jobs citing EFT 6 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.034% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
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£475 £153 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+211.47% -51.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £147 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £159 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £507 £153 £275
% change year-on-year
+232.29% -44.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12723 12552 13334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.77% 27.01% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7801 7739 7817
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 554 706
Average hourly rate £20.16 £22.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% -10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
EFT
UK

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EFT Jobs Demand Trend in England

EFT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EFT Daily Rate Trend in England

EFT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EFT Hourly Rate Trend in England

EFT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 2 £475 - 2
South West - 2 £507 - 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
South East - - - -
EFT
UK

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EFT 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 EFT.

1 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 10 (31.25%) EPoS
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) Migration
4 7 (21.88%) APACS
5 6 (18.75%) ISO 8583
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) HP
5 6 (18.75%) ISEB
5 6 (18.75%) ATM
6 5 (15.63%) IBM
6 5 (15.63%) C++
6 5 (15.63%) UNIX
6 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) Mobile Commerce
6 5 (15.63%) BASE24
6 5 (15.63%) VisionPLUS
6 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
6 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.50%) Tandem
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) Smartcard
7 4 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (12.50%) EFTPOS
7 4 (12.50%) MS Office
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 3 (9.38%) ADSL
8 3 (9.38%) EMV
8 3 (9.38%) OOP

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EFT 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 EFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) BASE24
1 5 (15.63%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) ATM
2 3 (9.38%) ADSL
3 1 (3.13%) ISDN
3 1 (3.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) EPoS
2 7 (21.88%) APACS
3 4 (12.50%) Tandem
3 4 (12.50%) Smartcard
3 4 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (12.50%) EFTPOS
4 3 (9.38%) EMV
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) UNIX
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.88%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Mobile Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Use Case
7 2 (6.25%) Data Management
7 2 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) RUP
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Cash Management
8 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) COBOL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISA
3 1 (3.13%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO 8583
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (3.13%) TSYS
4 1 (3.13%) VeriFone
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago