The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank 260 261 252
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.071% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.038% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £85 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £85 £210
% change year-on-year
+117.64% -59.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00
Chip and PIN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2647 3039 2792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.80% 30.93% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1710 1509
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 176 161
Median hourly rate £27.38 £21.15 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% +20.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £47.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Chip and PIN
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chip and PIN across the South East region.

Chip and PIN Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Chip and PIN
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Chip and PIN across the South East region.

Chip and PIN Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Chip and PIN
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hampshire - 1 - -
Chip and PIN
England

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Chip and PIN 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 South East region with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Rally
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Rally
1 1 (33.33%) SAP