The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 8583 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 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 of the Quality Assurance & Compliance 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
ISO 8583
Rank 578 495 572
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +77
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £438 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £469 £250
% change year-on-year
-27.46% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4084 3311 4283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.68% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2513 1990 2369
Average daily rate £400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 134 233
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO 8583
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ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 8583 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISO 8583
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 8583 across the England region.

ISO 8583 Daily Rate Trend in England

ISO 8583
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 8583 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISO 8583 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISO 8583
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 across the England region.

ISO 8583 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISO 8583
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 ISO 8583 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
South East -13 4 £330 -24.57%
London -23 3 £463 +85.00%
East of England - 1 £340 - 1
ISO 8583
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ISO 8583
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583.

1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) EFT
3 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) SWIFT
4 5 (27.78%) APACS
4 5 (27.78%) BPMN
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) C++
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) UML
4 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) System Testing
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) ATM
7 2 (11.11%) EPoS
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.11%) QA
7 2 (11.11%) BASE24
7 2 (11.11%) Billing
8 1 (5.56%) JRules
8 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Wincor Nixdorf

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Development Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) EFT
2 6 (33.33%) SWIFT
3 5 (27.78%) APACS
4 2 (11.11%) EPoS
5 1 (5.56%) Tandem
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
5 1 (5.56%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) BPMN
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) System Testing
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C++
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.56%) Fundtech
3 1 (5.56%) VeriFone
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) NCR