The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 110 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.088% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£323 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £360 £339
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £8.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £11.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+190.90% -8.33%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
612 600 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.12% 26.55% 28.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 351 296
Average daily rate £340 £338 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 61
Average hourly rate £12.42 £13.86 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.35% -17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £21.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Smartcard
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Smartcard across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Smartcard Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) JMeter
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) JRules
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) PKI
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) JPA
2 5 (50.00%) Drools
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Pentaho

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Smartcard 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 Smartcard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JUnit
1 5 (50.00%) JMeter
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) QUnit
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (50.00%) JRules
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) JPA
1 5 (50.00%) Drools
1 5 (50.00%) REST
1 5 (50.00%) Mustache
1 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Workflow
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk