The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 8583
Rank 617 638 628
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 3 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.062% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Median daily rate - £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4838 5582 5313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.78% 10.08% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3149 3432 3420
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 211 226
Median hourly rate £20.99 £25.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.06% +12.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

ISO 8583
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

ISO 8583
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK.

ISO 8583 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 8583
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK.

ISO 8583 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England -8 3 - -
South East +21 2 - -
London -15 1 - -

ISO 8583
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 with a requirement for ISO 8583.

1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) EFT
1 3 (30.00%) EFTPOS
1 3 (30.00%) Smartcard
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) VeriFone
1 3 (30.00%) ISO20022
1 3 (30.00%) FIS
2 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (20.00%) BASE24
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (10.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) ATM
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (10.00%) Retail

ISO 8583
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) BASE24
2 1 (10.00%) Postilion
2 1 (10.00%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Messaging Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) XML Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) XML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Product Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) EFT
1 3 (30.00%) EFTPOS
1 3 (30.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO20022
2 1 (10.00%) SEPA
2 1 (10.00%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) FIS
1 3 (30.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (10.00%) Ingenico
2 1 (10.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (10.00%) WorldPay