The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 - - -
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £220 £300
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-59.37% +42.22%
Smartcard
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
113 105 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.57% 22.25% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 51
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £226 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £463 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 12
Median hourly rate £46.20 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +178.12%
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 Gloucestershire

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Smartcard
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++