Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 - 205
Rank change year-on-year - +205 -
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% - 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
East of England median daily rate £525 - £240
10th Percentile £182 - £235
90th Percentile £578 - £245
England median daily rate £475 £418 £239
% change year-on-year +13.77% +74.87% -9.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.75 £26.43 £30.60
% change year-on-year -44.19% -13.64% +135.38%

Smartcard is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1654 1538 1644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.96% 31.81% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 872 877
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £190 £180 £205
90th Percentile £558 £538 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 124 179
East of England median hourly rate £19.19 £32.34 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.65% +43.71% -8.16%
10th Percentile £10.92 £14.15 £12.20
90th Percentile £49.25 £43.75 £45.09
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

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

Smartcard
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

Smartcard
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smartcard in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smartcard in the East of England

Smartcard
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

Smartcard
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 4 £538 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Essex - 1 £105 -
Smartcard
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Smartcard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Doxygen
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Internet of Things
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (12.50%) Capita
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) EMV
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel

Smartcard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Doxygen
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Author
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Author
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (37.50%) Internet of Things
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) EMV
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Capita