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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
Rank 526 529 498
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Contract jobs citing EMV 31 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.022% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.071% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 18
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£425 £450 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +57.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £501 £288
% change year-on-year
-21.07% +74.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -
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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
13894 14021 12698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.48% 31.44% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8858 8772 7714
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 563 765
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 +19 12 £450 - 4
South East -12 3 - - 3
East of England - 2 £365 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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EMV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (41.30%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) C++
3 13 (28.26%) ISO 8583
4 11 (23.91%) VeriFone
4 11 (23.91%) ATM
5 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.39%) HTML
6 8 (17.39%) JBoss
6 8 (17.39%) Finance
6 8 (17.39%) Spring
7 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.22%) Smartcard
7 7 (15.22%) J2EE
7 7 (15.22%) C#
8 6 (13.04%) Chip Card
8 6 (13.04%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (10.87%) SQL
9 5 (10.87%) QA
10 4 (8.70%) Selenium
10 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Banking
10 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
10 4 (8.70%) EFT
11 3 (6.52%) Scrum
11 3 (6.52%) APACS
11 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.52%) Sage
11 3 (6.52%) EPoS
11 3 (6.52%) Android
11 3 (6.52%) Git (software)

EMV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (17.39%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) BASE24
2 1 (2.17%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) ATM
2 2 (4.35%) NFC
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Selenium
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Moq
3 2 (4.35%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) GitLab
4 1 (2.17%) Android Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Applications Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Tester
3 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
3 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Tester
5 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Hardware Tester
5 2 (4.35%) EMV Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
1 8 (17.39%) Spring
2 7 (15.22%) J2EE
3 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.35%) NHibernate
3 2 (4.35%) WCF
3 2 (4.35%) LINQ
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.35%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) AutoMapper
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Smartcard
2 6 (13.04%) Chip Card
2 6 (13.04%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (8.70%) EFT
4 3 (6.52%) APACS
4 3 (6.52%) EPoS
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.35%) EFTPOS
6 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
2 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
3 3 (6.52%) Scrum
3 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.35%) Web Testing
4 2 (4.35%) TDD
4 2 (4.35%) Android Development
4 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (4.35%) BDD
4 2 (4.35%) Refactoring
4 2 (4.35%) Kanban
4 2 (4.35%) OOP
4 2 (4.35%) OO
4 2 (4.35%) MVC
4 2 (4.35%) Code Coverage
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
5 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) C++
3 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) C#
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) VBScript
6 2 (4.35%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) CISA
1 1 (2.17%) CISM
1 1 (2.17%) CISSP
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) ISO 8583
2 5 (10.87%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) VeriFone
2 3 (6.52%) Sage
2 3 (6.52%) VocaLink
2 3 (6.52%) TSYS
2 3 (6.52%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
London
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DP Connect
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Posted: 19 days ago