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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Rank 563 482 550
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +68
Contract jobs citing EFT 27 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.049% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 9
Average daily rate £463 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £345 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -15 14 £500 +33.33% 2
South East -15 8 £330 - 3
East of England -24 3 £340 - 1
EFT
UK

EFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (50.00%) Retail
2 15 (41.67%) EPoS
3 14 (38.89%) E-Commerce
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) Mobile Commerce
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) APACS
5 7 (19.44%) ISO 8583
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) EFTPOS
6 6 (16.67%) Smartcard
6 6 (16.67%) MS Office
6 6 (16.67%) C++
6 6 (16.67%) ISEB
7 5 (13.89%) ADSL
7 5 (13.89%) ATM
7 5 (13.89%) VisionPLUS
7 5 (13.89%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 4 (11.11%) IBM
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.11%) HP
8 4 (11.11%) EMV
8 4 (11.11%) Chip and PIN

EFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (8.33%) BASE24
3 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.78%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) ADSL
1 5 (13.89%) ATM
2 3 (8.33%) ISDN
3 2 (5.56%) PSTN
4 1 (2.78%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
General
1 18 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) EPoS Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) EPoS
2 7 (19.44%) APACS
3 6 (16.67%) EFTPOS
3 6 (16.67%) Smartcard
4 4 (11.11%) EMV
4 4 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (5.56%) Tandem
6 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
1 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile Commerce
2 7 (19.44%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Supplier Management
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (5.56%) Use Case
6 2 (5.56%) Data Management
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) RUP
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.78%) COBOL
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISEB
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) ISO 8583
2 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.78%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) IBM
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (8.33%) BT
3 2 (5.56%) VeriFone
3 2 (5.56%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Sage
4 1 (2.78%) CA
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) TSYS
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