The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 429 425 403
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 5 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.034% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.061% 0.092% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 20
Median daily rate £413 £188 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £240 £268
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -10.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.70 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
-55.73% -
Smartcard
England

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
8166 8703 8970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.89% 36.94% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5742 6109 6057
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 169 167
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in London

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in London

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in London

Smartcard
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
Croydon - 1 - -
Smartcard
England

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) IVR
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 4 (28.57%) ATDD
3 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (21.43%) EMV
4 3 (21.43%) NHS
4 3 (21.43%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security

Smartcard
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BASE24
1 1 (7.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) NFC
2 1 (7.14%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) Android SDK
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
2 2 (14.29%) JSF
2 2 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) IVR
3 3 (21.43%) EMV
3 3 (21.43%) NHS
4 2 (14.29%) Contactless
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (7.14%) APACS
5 1 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (7.14%) EFT
5 1 (7.14%) EFTPOS
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (7.14%) EPoS
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ATDD
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Test Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) IISP
2 1 (7.14%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 8583
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO27005
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) PayPal
3 1 (7.14%) Cerner
3 1 (7.14%) Elavon
3 1 (7.14%) Ingenico
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) TSYS
3 1 (7.14%) VeriFone
3 1 (7.14%) VocaLink
3 1 (7.14%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (7.14%) WorldPay
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