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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 601 609 549
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -60
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 20 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.056% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 34
Median daily rate £346 £230 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.54% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £338 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £240 £268
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -10.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.75 -
% change year-on-year
-8.47% -
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
16731 16971 16295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.60% 32.82% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10920 10884 9971
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 665 658
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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 +21 11 £475 +51.39%
London -6 5 £413 +96.42% 1
Yorkshire -3 3 £275 +14.58%
West Midlands -26 1 £280 +40.00%
Smartcard
UK

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Windows
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL
4 10 (21.28%) Information Security
4 10 (21.28%) PKI
5 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
5 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (19.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
5 9 (19.15%) PCI DSS
5 9 (19.15%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (19.15%) SABSA
5 9 (19.15%) ISO27005
6 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
6 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (17.02%) NHS
6 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.02%) LDAP
6 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
6 8 (17.02%) Cisco
6 8 (17.02%) Degree
6 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
7 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
7 7 (14.89%) Business Development
7 7 (14.89%) CISA
7 7 (14.89%) CISM
7 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
7 7 (14.89%) IIS
7 7 (14.89%) CISSP

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 7 (14.89%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) BASE24
2 1 (2.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
1 1 (2.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) LDAP
2 6 (12.77%) X.509
3 3 (6.38%) NFC
4 2 (4.26%) ATM
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) GSM
5 1 (2.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
1 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Architect
2 16 (34.04%) Security Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) CISSP Architect
4 5 (10.64%) TOGAF Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.13%) EMV Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) IT Support
8 1 (2.13%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) Gherkin
2 4 (8.51%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) Android SDK
3 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.26%) iOS SDK
3 2 (4.26%) JSF
3 2 (4.26%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (4.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) Ajax
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) ebXML
4 1 (2.13%) LAMP
4 1 (2.13%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) PKI
2 9 (19.15%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.02%) NHS
4 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
4 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
5 5 (10.64%) EMV
6 4 (8.51%) IVR
7 3 (6.38%) Contactless
7 3 (6.38%) EFT
7 3 (6.38%) EFTPOS
7 3 (6.38%) EPoS
8 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
8 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
8 2 (4.26%) iPad
8 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.26%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
9 1 (2.13%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Information Security
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) SABSA
3 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.89%) Business Development
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
5 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
6 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
6 6 (12.77%) Quality Management
6 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.51%) ATDD
8 4 (8.51%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (8.51%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Security Management
8 4 (8.51%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C#
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) C
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) CISA
3 7 (14.89%) CISM
3 7 (14.89%) CISSP
3 7 (14.89%) IISP
4 5 (10.64%) ISEB
4 5 (10.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.26%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (19.15%) ISO27005
1 9 (19.15%) PCI DSS
1 9 (19.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (12.77%) ISAE 3402
2 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.38%) ISO 8583
4 1 (2.13%) HL7
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) ArcSight
3 6 (12.77%) Barracuda Networks
3 6 (12.77%) IBM
3 6 (12.77%) Intel Security
3 6 (12.77%) Qualys
3 6 (12.77%) Tripwire
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) Sun
5 3 (6.38%) VeriFone
5 3 (6.38%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 2 (4.26%) Fujitsu
6 2 (4.26%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.26%) PayPal
6 2 (4.26%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.13%) Cerner
7 1 (2.13%) Sage
7 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.13%) VMware
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