Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Chip and PIN over the 6 months to 19 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.

Chip and PIN
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 856 814
Rank change year-on-year +19 -42 +16
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 5 8 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.008% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.016% 0.025% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 39
England median daily rate £135 £263 £85
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.57% +208.82% -73.12%
UK median daily rate £135 £225 £85
% change year-on-year -40.00% +164.71% -71.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Chip and PIN 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 31569 32361 34347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.86% 33.23% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21171 21383 22212
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1110 1348
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.83
UK median hourly rate £20.66 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -0.46% +6.41% +8.33%

Chip and PIN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Chip and PIN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Chip and PIN in England

Chip and PIN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Chip and PIN in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Chip and PIN in England

Chip and PIN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Chip and PIN in England

Chip and PIN
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -28 3 - -
South East +6 1 £135 -
East of England - 1 £135 -
North of England - 1 £135 -
Yorkshire - 1 £135 -
Chip and PIN
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Chip and PIN 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 England region with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 2 (40.00%) ATM
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
1 2 (40.00%) EMV
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Contactless
2 1 (20.00%) Personalization
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Chip Card
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio

Chip and PIN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ATM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) EMV Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMV
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Chip Card
2 1 (20.00%) Contactless
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Personalization
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft