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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Smart Card
Rank 430 412 401
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 6 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.053% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 18
Median daily rate £369 £375 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £199 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £490 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.03 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.30% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +233.33%
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
7711 8397 8757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.15% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5349 5822 6209
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 150 203
Median hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartcard across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Smartcard Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 (35.29%) C
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) NHS
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
3 4 (23.53%) NVQ Level 3
3 4 (23.53%) Data Entry
4 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (11.76%) iOS SDK
5 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
5 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
5 2 (11.76%) ATDD
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
5 2 (11.76%) Android Development
5 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (11.76%) PayPal
5 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS

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 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) BASE24
1 1 (5.88%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) NFC
2 1 (5.88%) 4G
2 1 (5.88%) ATM
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Project Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Communications
3 1 (5.88%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
1 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
1 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.76%) iOS SDK
1 2 (11.76%) JSF
1 2 (11.76%) PrimeFaces
1 2 (11.76%) Spring
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Biometrics
3 2 (11.76%) Contactless
3 2 (11.76%) EMV
3 2 (11.76%) IVR
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.88%) EFT
4 1 (5.88%) EFTPOS
4 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Data Entry
1 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) ATDD
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Test Management
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.88%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) Cerner
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) PayPal
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) FIS
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) VeriFone
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