The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Smart Card
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.46% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £278 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £363 £220
% change year-on-year -21.37% +64.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -59.37%  

Smartcard is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 138 159 186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.05% 24.39% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 90 100
Median daily rate £380 £393 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.18% +22.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £285 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +120.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.07 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +29.72%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Smartcard as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in Cambridgeshire

Smartcard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Smartcard in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartcard in Cambridgeshire

Smartcard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartcard in Cambridgeshire