The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMV over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
Rank 420 402 396
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing EMV 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.044% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
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- £225 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £487 £446 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.18% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8290 8626 9188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.54% 37.64% 39.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5780 5888 6257
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 145 204
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

EMV
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMV across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EMV Jobs Demand Trend in London

EMV
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

EMV Daily Rate Trend in London

EMV
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

EMV Hourly Rate Trend in London

EMV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing EMV 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 EMV.

1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) NFC
2 3 (21.43%) VeriFone
2 3 (21.43%) WorldPay
2 3 (21.43%) Tandem
2 3 (21.43%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (21.43%) BASE24
2 3 (21.43%) APACS
2 3 (21.43%) ISO 8583
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) SAS
3 2 (14.29%) ATM
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (7.14%) Sage Pay
4 1 (7.14%) Elavon
4 1 (7.14%) Ingenico
4 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (7.14%) VocaLink
4 1 (7.14%) TSYS
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management

EMV
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing EMV 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 EMV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) NFC
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (7.14%) SMS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) EMV Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (21.43%) APACS
1 3 (21.43%) Tandem
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (7.14%) EFT
3 1 (7.14%) EFTPOS
3 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
3 1 (7.14%) Chip Card
3 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) COBOL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 8583
2 2 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VeriFone
1 3 (21.43%) WorldPay
2 1 (7.14%) Elavon
2 1 (7.14%) Ingenico
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
2 1 (7.14%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (7.14%) VocaLink
2 1 (7.14%) TSYS