The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO 8583 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

ISO 8583
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 623 607
Rank change year-on-year +52 -16  
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.073% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £650 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO 8583 is in the quality assurance and compliance 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 quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4920 5507 5809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.58% 11.30% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3194 3596 3807
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 198 190
Median hourly rate £25.12 £28.00 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.28% +28.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -10.71% +13.13%  

ISO 8583
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ISO 8583 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 8583 in England

ISO 8583
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 8583 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 8583 in England

ISO 8583
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 8583 in England

ISO 8583
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 ISO 8583 within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
South East +46 8 - -
London +5 1 £650 -
ISO 8583
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 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 ISO 8583.

1 9 (52.94%) ATM
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Smartcard
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) EFT
3 6 (35.29%) EFTPOS
3 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) VeriFone
3 6 (35.29%) FIS
4 5 (29.41%) WorldPay
4 5 (29.41%) Ingenico
5 2 (11.76%) Elavon
5 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) MSTest
5 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) NUnit
5 2 (11.76%) BASE24
5 2 (11.76%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) LINQ
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) BPMN
5 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server

ISO 8583
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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) BASE24
2 1 (5.88%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) ATM
2 1 (5.88%) NFC
2 1 (5.88%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
1 2 (11.76%) MSTest
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Payments Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Payments Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Payments Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (11.76%) LINQ
1 2 (11.76%) WCF
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) EFT
1 6 (35.29%) EFTPOS
1 6 (35.29%) Smartcard
2 2 (11.76%) EMV
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
3 1 (5.88%) APACS
3 1 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (5.88%) Contactless
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) BPMN
2 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
2 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Use Case
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Push Notifications
3 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) FIS
1 6 (35.29%) VeriFone
2 5 (29.41%) Ingenico
2 5 (29.41%) WorldPay
3 2 (11.76%) Elavon
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (5.88%) Cubic Transportation
4 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.88%) Hypercom
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Thales
4 1 (5.88%) Toshiba
4 1 (5.88%) TSYS
4 1 (5.88%) VocaLink