The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMV over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
Rank 588 552 544
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Contract jobs citing EMV 12 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.040% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
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£275 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £383 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £600 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £450 £285
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
16559 15425 15918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 32.14% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10463 9852 9532
Average daily rate £423 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 693 607 771
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

EMV
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EMV Jobs Demand Trend in England

EMV
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EMV Daily Rate Trend in England

EMV
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMV across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

EMV Daily Rate Histogram in England

EMV
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EMV Hourly Rate Trend in England

EMV
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 EMV within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 7 £250 -43.18% 2
South East -22 2 £450 - 2
East of England - 2 £310 - 2
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
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EMV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EMV 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 EMV.

1 15 (42.86%) Smartcard
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
2 12 (34.29%) QA
3 11 (31.43%) Selenium
3 11 (31.43%) Manual Testing
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Android
5 7 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) APACS
6 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
6 6 (17.14%) NFC
7 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.29%) PKI
7 5 (14.29%) System Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Base SAS
7 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 5 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 5 (14.29%) BASE24
7 5 (14.29%) Tandem
7 5 (14.29%) Finance
7 5 (14.29%) CA
7 5 (14.29%) SAS
7 5 (14.29%) MS Office
7 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 4 (11.43%) Linux

EMV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EMV 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 EMV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
1 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) BASE24
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Retail-J
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) NFC
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Android Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Tester
2 11 (31.43%) QA Tester
3 9 (25.71%) Technical Tester
3 9 (25.71%) Software Tester
3 9 (25.71%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) QA Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Hardware Tester
4 7 (20.00%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) Spring
1 1 (2.86%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Smartcard
2 6 (17.14%) APACS
3 5 (14.29%) Tandem
3 5 (14.29%) PKI
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.71%) EPoS
5 2 (5.71%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.86%) DTV
6 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.86%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Android
2 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.86%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
2 11 (31.43%) Manual Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 5 (14.29%) System Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 5 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Web Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Android Development
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) Kanban
7 1 (2.86%) Cash Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CISSP
1 1 (2.86%) CISA
1 1 (2.86%) MBA
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.57%) ISO 8583
4 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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