The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 594 565 550
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -15
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 27 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 24
Median daily rate £400 £220 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £162 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £220 £300
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +82.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £21.75 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £38.25 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-59.37% +42.22%
Smartcard
UK

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
16602 16298 16597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.57% 32.18% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10929 10019 10276
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 619 727
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Smartcard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in England

Smartcard
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartcard across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Smartcard Daily Rate Histogram in England

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in England

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartcard across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Smartcard Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Smartcard
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 Smartcard within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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 -1 9 £467 +16.75% 2
London -24 8 £400 +153.96% 3
East of England +6 3 £278 +68.18%
West Midlands - 3 £375 -
North West -4 2 £400 -
Yorkshire -8 2 - -
Smartcard
UK

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.31%) TOGAF
3 17 (29.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (29.31%) Degree
3 17 (29.31%) Information Security
3 17 (29.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (29.31%) PCI DSS
3 17 (29.31%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (29.31%) SABSA
3 17 (29.31%) ISO27005
4 16 (27.59%) Waterfall
4 16 (27.59%) Cisco
5 15 (25.86%) CISSP
5 15 (25.86%) IIS
5 15 (25.86%) CISA
5 15 (25.86%) CISM
5 15 (25.86%) IISP
6 14 (24.14%) Business Development
6 14 (24.14%) Security Architecture
6 14 (24.14%) Intel Security
7 13 (22.41%) IBM
7 13 (22.41%) ITIL
7 13 (22.41%) ISO 9001
7 13 (22.41%) Quality Management
7 13 (22.41%) Tripwire
7 13 (22.41%) Barracuda Networks
7 13 (22.41%) Qualys
7 13 (22.41%) ArcSight
7 13 (22.41%) ISAE 3402

Smartcard
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 15 (25.86%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) BASE24
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.72%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) NFC
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) ATM
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
2 2 (3.45%) X.509
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) GSM
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) RFID
3 1 (1.72%) RS-232
3 1 (1.72%) RS-485
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.72%) VLAN
3 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Cucumber
1 8 (13.79%) SpecFlow
1 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.17%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (6.90%) Back Office
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Architect
1 19 (32.76%) Security Architect
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) CISSP Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.34%) TOGAF Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) CRM Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Service Operations Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) Gherkin
2 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 8 (13.79%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.24%) Mathematics
4 9 (15.52%) Driving Licence
5 8 (13.79%) IVR
6 7 (12.07%) EMV
6 7 (12.07%) NHS
7 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
8 5 (8.62%) Contactless
8 5 (8.62%) EFT
8 5 (8.62%) EFTPOS
8 5 (8.62%) EPoS
9 4 (6.90%) iPad
10 3 (5.17%) PKI
11 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.72%) APACS
12 1 (1.72%) Chip and PIN
12 1 (1.72%) Chip Card
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) Information Security
2 17 (29.31%) SABSA
2 17 (29.31%) TOGAF
3 16 (27.59%) Waterfall
4 14 (24.14%) Business Development
4 14 (24.14%) Security Architecture
5 13 (22.41%) ITIL
5 13 (22.41%) Quality Management
6 12 (20.69%) PRINCE2
7 11 (18.97%) Data Protection
7 11 (18.97%) ITIL V3
7 11 (18.97%) Security Management
7 11 (18.97%) Security Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Scrum
8 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
9 8 (13.79%) Data Analysis
9 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
9 8 (13.79%) TDD
9 8 (13.79%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
2 15 (25.86%) CISA
2 15 (25.86%) CISM
2 15 (25.86%) CISSP
2 15 (25.86%) IISP
3 11 (18.97%) ISEB
4 8 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (29.31%) ISO27005
1 17 (29.31%) PCI DSS
1 17 (29.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (22.41%) ISAE 3402
2 13 (22.41%) ISO 9001
3 5 (8.62%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) Cisco
3 14 (24.14%) Intel Security
4 13 (22.41%) ArcSight
4 13 (22.41%) Barracuda Networks
4 13 (22.41%) IBM
4 13 (22.41%) Qualys
4 13 (22.41%) Tripwire
5 11 (18.97%) Oracle
5 11 (18.97%) Sun
6 5 (8.62%) VeriFone
6 5 (8.62%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 4 (6.90%) WorldPay
8 3 (5.17%) VMware
9 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.72%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
9 1 (1.72%) Mitel
9 1 (1.72%) Sage
9 1 (1.72%) Sophos
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