The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 8583
Rank 613 600 574
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.090% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £413 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +19.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4428 4607 4572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.02% 9.37% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2855 2947 2835
Median daily rate £425 £416 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 146 212
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ISO 8583 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -7 2 - -
East of England +7 1 £400 -
London -10 1 - - 1
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ISO 8583
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ISO 8583.

1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) EFT
1 6 (75.00%) EFTPOS
1 6 (75.00%) Smartcard
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) EPoS
1 6 (75.00%) BASE24
1 6 (75.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 6 (75.00%) VeriFone
2 4 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (50.00%) EMV
3 3 (37.50%) Contactless
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 2 (25.00%) Toshiba
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) APACS
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) AWK
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) BASE24
2 1 (12.50%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
1 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Manager
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) EFT
1 6 (75.00%) EFTPOS
1 6 (75.00%) EPoS
1 6 (75.00%) Smartcard
2 4 (50.00%) EMV
3 3 (37.50%) Contactless
4 1 (12.50%) APACS
4 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) AWK
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VeriFone
1 6 (75.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 4 (50.00%) WorldPay
3 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (25.00%) Toshiba
4 1 (12.50%) Elavon
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Ingenico
4 1 (12.50%) Sage
4 1 (12.50%) TSYS
4 1 (12.50%) VocaLink