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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO 8583
Rank 410 403 396
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.013% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.054% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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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
1855 1913 1984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.93% 8.22% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1361 1396
Average daily rate £475 £450 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 34
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £23.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.00 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.15 £50.00 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.21 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +6.34%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583.

1 3 (100.00%) EMV
1 3 (100.00%) VeriFone
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (33.33%) EFT
3 1 (33.33%) EFTPOS
3 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) APACS
3 1 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (33.33%) VocaLink
3 1 (33.33%) TSYS
3 1 (33.33%) WorldPay
3 1 (33.33%) Sage Pay
3 1 (33.33%) Elavon
3 1 (33.33%) Ingenico

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (33.33%) EFT
2 1 (33.33%) EFTPOS
2 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (33.33%) APACS
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (33.33%) WorldPay
2 1 (33.33%) Elavon
2 1 (33.33%) Ingenico
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (33.33%) VocaLink
2 1 (33.33%) TSYS