Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Payment Gateway skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Payment Gateway over the 6 months to 13 November 2019 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.

Payment Gateway
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 728 799 790
Rank change year-on-year +71 -9 +51
Contract jobs citing Payment Gateway 53 77 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.081% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.93% 1.28% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 58 36
England median daily rate £435 £450 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +62.16% -30.63%
10th Percentile £305 £307 £181
90th Percentile £593 £588 £466
UK median daily rate £435 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -3.33% +38.46% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £190.00

Payment Gateway is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,675 6,028 7,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.36% 6.36% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,425 3,590 4,736
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £663 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 76
England median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £24.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +23.94% -21.92%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.67 £12.10
90th Percentile £63.75 £67.50 £54.33
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% +9.09% -11.93%

Payment Gateway
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Payment Gateway in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
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 Payment Gateway within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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 +85 27 £500 - 6
South East +27 12 £400 +1.91% 3
Midlands +41 4 £425 +13.33% 3
West Midlands +35 4 £425 +13.33% 2
East of England +28 4 £435 -8.42% 1
South West - 4 £310 - 3
North of England +16 2 - - 5
North West +1 2 - - 4
Payment Gateway
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Payment Gateway also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Payment Gateway.

1 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 14 (26.42%) Retail
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) PHP
5 8 (15.09%) ITIL
5 8 (15.09%) CMS
6 7 (13.21%) Workflow
6 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
6 7 (13.21%) Linux
6 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (13.21%) CSS
6 7 (13.21%) HTML
6 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
6 7 (13.21%) Docker
7 6 (11.32%) Microservices
7 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
7 6 (11.32%) Node.js
7 6 (11.32%) Change Control
7 6 (11.32%) Demandware
7 6 (11.32%) iSCSI
7 6 (11.32%) Drupal
7 6 (11.32%) Web Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
7 6 (11.32%) NFS
7 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (9.43%) CRM
8 5 (9.43%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) DNS
8 5 (9.43%) JSON

Payment Gateway
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 8 (15.09%) CMS
2 6 (11.32%) Drupal
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
4 3 (5.66%) JBoss
4 3 (5.66%) WordPress
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) Confluence
6 1 (1.89%) Headless CMS
6 1 (1.89%) Lightstreamer
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.89%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) AWS
2 2 (3.77%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.89%) Asana
3 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.89%) Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.89%) Route 53
3 1 (1.89%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) iSCSI
2 5 (9.43%) DNS
3 4 (7.55%) SAN
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) Redis
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) git-flow
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.89%) XMLSpy
General
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Web Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Web Test Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Manual Test Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Architect
5 3 (5.66%) EPoS Manager
5 3 (5.66%) EPoS Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) CSS
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) Node.js
3 5 (9.43%) JSON
4 4 (7.55%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) .NET
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) Middleware
5 3 (5.66%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.66%) Vue.js
6 2 (3.77%) Ajax
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (3.77%) CSS3
6 2 (3.77%) HTML5
6 2 (3.77%) Laravel
6 2 (3.77%) React
6 2 (3.77%) Spring
7 1 (1.89%) Java EE
7 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.89%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (5.66%) EMV
1 3 (5.66%) EPoS
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.66%) Social Network
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Data ONTAP
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.21%) Workflow
4 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
4 6 (11.32%) Change Control
4 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.32%) Microservices
4 6 (11.32%) Web Testing
5 5 (9.43%) CRM
5 5 (9.43%) MVC
5 5 (9.43%) Proactive Maintenance
5 5 (9.43%) Prototyping
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.55%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Debt
7 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) Java
2 9 (16.98%) PHP
3 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) C
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) Embedded C
4 3 (5.66%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) Ruby
4 3 (5.66%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Java 8
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) NCDA
1 4 (7.55%) NCIE
1 4 (7.55%) NCSIE
2 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 8583
2 2 (3.77%) PSD2
3 1 (1.89%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Docker
2 6 (11.32%) NFS
3 4 (7.55%) Firmware
3 4 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.55%) Ansible
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.55%) Puppet
3 2 (3.77%) Terraform
4 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.89%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Demandware
1 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) NetApp
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) PayPal
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Sage
5 2 (3.77%) WooCommerce
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) VeriFone
6 1 (1.89%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.89%) Xamarin