The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England > East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 - 144
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.043% - 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
East of England median daily rate £85 - £230
10th Percentile £83 - £176
90th Percentile £88 - £285
England median daily rate £500 £394 £225
% change year-on-year +26.98% +75.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.50 £13.75 £41.50
% change year-on-year +92.72% -66.86%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 740 799 800
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.49% 31.24% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 625 588
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
10th Percentile £191 £209 £210
90th Percentile £565 £588 £532
England median daily rate £468 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +6.73% +3.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 99 102
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -35.71%  
10th Percentile £11.77 £15.60 £13.13
90th Percentile £54.08 £44.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.14% +17.56%  

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Smartcard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartcard in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartcard in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Norfolk - 1 £85 -
Smartcard
England