The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 8583
Rank 430 426 424
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.013% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.045% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISO 8583
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2215 2292 2264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.06% 10.26% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1508 1611
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.06 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.83% -3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £13.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

ISO 8583
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 8583 across the London region.

ISO 8583 Daily Rate Trend in London

ISO 8583
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 London region with a requirement for ISO 8583.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO20022
2 2 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) EFT
3 1 (25.00%) EFTPOS
3 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) BASE24
3 1 (25.00%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (25.00%) FIS
3 1 (25.00%) VeriFone
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TARGET2
3 1 (25.00%) SEPA
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BASE24
1 1 (25.00%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Messaging Developer
2 2 (50.00%) XML Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) XML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EFT
1 1 (25.00%) EFTPOS
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO20022
2 1 (25.00%) SEPA
2 1 (25.00%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) FIS
1 1 (25.00%) VeriFone