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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smart Card
Rank 131 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% - 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+186.20% -17.14%
Smartcard
England

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
843 651 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.91% 28.45% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 418 301
Average daily rate £370 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £480 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 22 42
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
West Yorkshire - 7 £225 -
Smartcard
England

Smartcard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
1 17 (89.47%) Workflow
2 16 (84.21%) Service Management
2 16 (84.21%) LDAP
2 16 (84.21%) SSL
3 15 (78.95%) UNIX
4 14 (73.68%) Incident Management
5 13 (68.42%) Splunk
6 12 (63.16%) CentOS
7 11 (57.89%) Ubuntu
8 9 (47.37%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) NHS
11 2 (10.53%) ISEB
11 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
11 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
12 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
12 1 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (5.26%) OpenIDM
12 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (5.26%) System Testing
12 1 (5.26%) Data Protection

Smartcard
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) LDAP
2 16 (84.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) JMeter
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) QUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (31.58%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) ICT Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Customer Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.26%) JRules
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) JPA
1 1 (5.26%) Drools
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) Mustache
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) UNIX
2 12 (63.16%) CentOS
3 11 (57.89%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Workflow
2 16 (84.21%) Service Management
3 14 (73.68%) Incident Management
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Process Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) PHP
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat