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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 8583
Rank 281 268 249
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISO 8583
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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
836 984 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.66% 9.88% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 522 414
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 33 41
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ISO 8583 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583.

1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
1 2 (50.00%) EFT
1 2 (50.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Toshiba
1 2 (50.00%) BASE24
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (50.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) JSP

ISO 8583
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 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS Manager
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Servlets
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EFT
1 2 (50.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (50.00%) Toshiba
1 2 (50.00%) VeriFone
1 2 (50.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle