The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills 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 ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 8583
Rank 251 252 236
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £215 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £325 £550
% change year-on-year
-33.84% -40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ISO 8583
England

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
858 872 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.03% 9.38% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 425 331
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 45 27
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £55.00 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 8583 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISO 8583
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 8583 across the South East region.

ISO 8583 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISO 8583
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO 8583 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ISO 8583 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ISO 8583
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 across the South East region.

ISO 8583 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISO 8583
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 ISO 8583 within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 £55 - 1
ISO 8583
England

ISO 8583
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583.

1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) BEA
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) QA

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) EJB
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) Servlets
1 2 (28.57%) Struts
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) BEA
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle