The first 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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
Rank 533 516 560
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +44
Contract jobs citing EMV 24 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 9
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£225 £415 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.78% +9.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £446 £385 £378
% change year-on-year
+15.98% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12754 12536 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.83% 26.91% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7812 7723 7828
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 520 555 707
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
EMV
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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 28 July 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 28 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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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 +8 17 £225 -45.78% 1
South East -22 5 £400 - 1
East Midlands -3 1 £493 +48.67%
East of England -29 1 - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 1
EMV
UK

EMV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (26.32%) Smartcard
2 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
2 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 7 (18.42%) QA
3 7 (18.42%) Selenium
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 7 (18.42%) Android
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 7 (18.42%) APACS
4 6 (15.79%) BASE24
4 6 (15.79%) Tandem
5 5 (13.16%) PKI
5 5 (13.16%) Degree
5 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.16%) System Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Base SAS
5 5 (13.16%) NFC
5 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
5 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
5 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
5 5 (13.16%) UNIX
5 5 (13.16%) MS Office
5 5 (13.16%) MS Visio

EMV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (13.16%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) BASE24
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 5 (13.16%) NFC
3 4 (10.53%) ATM
4 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Selenium
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Tester
2 7 (18.42%) Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Software Tester
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) QA Tester
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Tester
2 7 (18.42%) QA Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Hardware Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) EMV Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Smartcard
2 7 (18.42%) APACS
3 6 (15.79%) Tandem
4 5 (13.16%) PKI
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (10.53%) EPoS
5 4 (10.53%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (7.89%) EFT
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.63%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.63%) EFTPOS
7 1 (2.63%) Chip Card
7 1 (2.63%) DTV
7 1 (2.63%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
1 7 (18.42%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
1 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
2 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
2 5 (13.16%) System Testing
2 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
2 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile Commerce
3 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.26%) Customer Insight
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.63%) Use Case
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Cash Management
5 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) COBOL
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) CISSP
2 4 (10.53%) CISA
3 3 (7.89%) MBA
4 1 (2.63%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 7 (18.42%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) CA
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) Sage
3 1 (2.63%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (2.63%) TSYS
3 1 (2.63%) VeriFone
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