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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank - 265 247
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.053% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £255 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £85 £333
% change year-on-year
+70.58% -74.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Chip and PIN
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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
2790 3010 2685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.26% 31.94% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1628 1596 1457
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 £255 £232 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 136 155
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.30 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) EMV
2 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Handset
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) French Language
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS

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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMV
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP