Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMV over the 6 months to 18 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.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 834 843
Rank change year-on-year +23 +9 -43
Contract jobs citing EMV 20 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% 0.12% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 4
England median daily rate £300 £585 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.72% +51.07% +19.15%
10th Percentile £225 £388 £271
90th Percentile £650 £638 £437
UK median daily rate £300 £585 £425
% change year-on-year -48.72% +37.73% +30.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £39.51
10th Percentile £42.50 - £37.69
90th Percentile £47.50 - £41.32
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £39.51
% change year-on-year +210.34% -63.30% -

EMV 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 31772 32617 34443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.85% 33.23% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21306 21551 22269
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £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 910 1119 1347
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.85
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £21.00 £19.46
% change year-on-year -0.37% +7.91% +8.11%

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EMV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EMV in England

EMV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMV in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMV in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMV in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EMV in England

EMV
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 EMV within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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 -20 12 £600 +1.27%
South East +17 5 - -
South West - 2 £250 -
East of England -23 1 £350 -12.50%
EMV
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMV 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 EMV.

1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (45.00%) Smartcard
3 9 (45.00%) Contactless
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
4 8 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) Presales
4 8 (40.00%) NFC
5 7 (35.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) Digital Currency
7 5 (25.00%) Personalization
8 4 (20.00%) APACS
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) C++
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.00%) Tandem
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking

EMV
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) NFC
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Analyst
1 3 (15.00%) Assistant Project Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) EMV Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Product Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Services Director
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) XSL
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (45.00%) Contactless
2 9 (45.00%) Smartcard
3 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (30.00%) Digital Currency
4 4 (20.00%) APACS
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.00%) Tandem
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (5.00%) Chip Card
7 1 (5.00%) Fintech
7 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Presales
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Personalization
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Gemalto
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft