The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMV over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
Rank 253 235 228
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs citing EMV 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.087% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -
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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
2873 2301 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.98% 26.99% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1586 1216 927
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 136 193
Average hourly rate £16.72 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

EMV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMV across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EMV Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EMV
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EMV Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EMV
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

EMV Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EMV
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMV within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
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England

EMV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing EMV 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 EMV.

1 5 (71.43%) ISO 8583
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) EPoS
3 3 (42.86%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (42.86%) EFT
3 3 (42.86%) ATM
3 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
3 3 (42.86%) Sage
3 3 (42.86%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 3 (42.86%) VocaLink
3 3 (42.86%) TSYS
3 3 (42.86%) VeriFone
3 3 (42.86%) APACS
4 2 (28.57%) NFC
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) EFTPOS

EMV
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing EMV 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 EMV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) ATM
2 2 (28.57%) NFC
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) EPoS
2 3 (42.86%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (42.86%) EFT
2 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
2 3 (42.86%) APACS
3 1 (14.29%) EFTPOS
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Kanban
1 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
1 1 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) MBA
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 8583
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sage
1 3 (42.86%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 3 (42.86%) VocaLink
1 3 (42.86%) TSYS
1 3 (42.86%) VeriFone
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft