The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
UK / England
Rank 560 605 586
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -19
Contract jobs citing EFT 14 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.041% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £150 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £361 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £405 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12911 14777 14482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.28% 30.99% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8380 9665 9031
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 506 539 598
Median hourly rate £20.99 £21.34 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

EFT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing EFT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EFT across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

EFT Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 7 £150 -
South East - 3 - - 1
London +21 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
EFT
UK

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EFT 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 England region with a requirement for EFT.

1 12 (41.38%) Linux
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Unix
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 8 (27.59%) EFTPOS
3 8 (27.59%) Smartcard
3 8 (27.59%) Mobile Commerce
3 8 (27.59%) BASE24
3 8 (27.59%) ISO 8583
3 8 (27.59%) VeriFone
3 8 (27.59%) FIS
4 7 (24.14%) QA
5 6 (20.69%) Use Case
5 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) Internet
5 6 (20.69%) FTP
6 5 (17.24%) Banking
6 5 (17.24%) WorldPay
6 5 (17.24%) Ingenico
6 5 (17.24%) Thales
7 4 (13.79%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (13.79%) Security Management
7 4 (13.79%) Product Management

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (3.45%) PowerExchange
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) BASE24
2 2 (6.90%) Postilion
3 1 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (3.45%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) FTP
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) ATM
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) NonStop SQL
1 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) VersaTest
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Service Desk Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Payments Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Payments Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) BASE24 Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Payments Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Product Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) EFTPOS
2 8 (27.59%) Smartcard
3 4 (13.79%) EPoS
4 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) APACS
5 1 (3.45%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) EMV
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Unix
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
1 8 (27.59%) Mobile Commerce
2 6 (20.69%) Use Case
3 4 (13.79%) BPR
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Product Management
3 4 (13.79%) Security Management
3 4 (13.79%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) BPMN
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Open Source
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) ISO 8583
2 7 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) KVM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) FIS
1 8 (27.59%) VeriFone
2 5 (17.24%) Ingenico
2 5 (17.24%) Thales
2 5 (17.24%) WorldPay
3 4 (13.79%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.90%) Toshiba
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Hypercom
6 1 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (3.45%) IronPort
6 1 (3.45%) Sage
6 1 (3.45%) TSYS
6 1 (3.45%) VocaLink