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 3 months to 26 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.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 588 629
Rank change year-on-year +14 +41  
Contract jobs citing EMV 15 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.072% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.22% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 1
Median daily rate £475 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +29.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £400 £487
% change year-on-year -37.50% -17.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EMV 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14478 16219 16382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.54% 33.28% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9485 10793 10517
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 523 579
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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

EMV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMV in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMV in England

EMV
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 3 months to 26 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
London -26 11 £575 +4.54%
South East - 2 £275 - 1
South West - 2 £250 -
EMV
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) APACS
2 4 (20.00%) Back Office
2 4 (20.00%) Contactless
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Gemalto
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Personalization
4 2 (10.00%) Fintech
4 2 (10.00%) ISO 8583
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
4 2 (10.00%) NFC
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) ATM
5 1 (5.00%) WSDL
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) EPoS
5 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (5.00%) EFT
5 1 (5.00%) EFTPOS
5 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management

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%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) NFC
2 1 (5.00%) ATM
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Back Office
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Assistant Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Writer
3 2 (10.00%) Author
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Payments Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Author
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Payments Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) APACS
1 4 (20.00%) Contactless
2 2 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (5.00%) EFT
3 1 (5.00%) EFTPOS
3 1 (5.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Personalization
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Business Development
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CEH
2 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Gemalto
2 1 (5.00%) Cubic Transportation
2 1 (5.00%) Elavon
2 1 (5.00%) FIS
2 1 (5.00%) Hypercom
2 1 (5.00%) Ingenico
2 1 (5.00%) Sage
2 1 (5.00%) Thales
2 1 (5.00%) TSYS
2 1 (5.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (5.00%) VocaLink
2 1 (5.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (5.00%) WorldPay