Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 675 453 751
Rank change year-on-year -222 +298 +57
Contract jobs citing Payment Gateway 52 15 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.059% 0.071%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.39% 0.80% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 41
10th Percentile £398 £335 £319
25th Percentile £424 £350 £358
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £403 £425
Median % change year-on-year +36.65% -5.29% -5.56%
75th Percentile £600 £410 £500
90th Percentile £663 £433 £575
UK median daily rate £550 £403 £425
% change year-on-year +36.65% -5.29% -5.56%

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 3,731 1,871 5,744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 5.89% 7.36% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,420 1,179 3,536
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
25th Percentile £413 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £514 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.75% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £630 £613 £575
90th Percentile £713 £725 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £498
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.40% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 17 68
10th Percentile £16.21 £19.88 £11.25
25th Percentile £25.63 £32.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £24.85
Median % change year-on-year -1.10% +83.12% +6.00%
75th Percentile £62.75 £53.75 £53.75
90th Percentile £68.00 £57.17 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £23.81
% change year-on-year +2.86% +83.75% +4.84%

Payment Gateway
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Payment Gateway in England.

Daily rate trend for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Payment Gateway in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Payment Gateway in England

Payment Gateway
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Payment Gateway in England.

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 20 September 2021. 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 -163 30 £563 +25.00% 9
North of England -78 8 £463 - 2
Yorkshire -41 7 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £575 -
Midlands - 6 £575 - 3
South East -103 2 £300 -20.53% 7
North West -60 1 £500 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Payment Gateway
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 19 (36.54%) Node.js
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) E-Commerce
4 16 (30.77%) ES6
5 15 (28.85%) Serverless
5 15 (28.85%) AWS
6 12 (23.08%) Java
6 12 (23.08%) Jest
7 11 (21.15%) Retail
8 10 (19.23%) HTML
8 10 (19.23%) CSS
8 10 (19.23%) React
8 10 (19.23%) TypeScript
9 9 (17.31%) WorldPay
9 9 (17.31%) MySQL
9 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
10 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (15.38%) Coaching
10 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
10 8 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (13.46%) Presales
11 7 (13.46%) DevOps
11 7 (13.46%) Webhook
11 7 (13.46%) Stripe
11 7 (13.46%) Middleware
11 7 (13.46%) SOAP
11 7 (13.46%) Azure
12 6 (11.54%) Cypress.io
12 6 (11.54%) REST
12 6 (11.54%) Mocha

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 3 (5.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (1.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.92%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) AWS
1 15 (28.85%) Serverless
2 8 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (13.46%) Azure
3 7 (13.46%) Stripe
4 6 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (11.54%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 6 (11.54%) Azure Functions
5 4 (7.69%) Algolia
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (1.92%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.92%) Google Play
6 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Cypress.io
1 6 (11.54%) Mocha
1 6 (11.54%) TestCafe
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) GitLab
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.85%) Xcode
5 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.92%) JMeter
5 1 (1.92%) Postman
General
1 11 (21.15%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Social Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) JavaScript Developer
2 9 (17.31%) React Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Backend Developer
6 4 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Product Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Backend Developer
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Presales Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Products Support Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Support Manager
8 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Node.js
2 12 (23.08%) Jest
3 10 (19.23%) CSS
3 10 (19.23%) HTML
3 10 (19.23%) React
4 7 (13.46%) Middleware
4 7 (13.46%) SOAP
5 6 (11.54%) Lambda Expressions
5 6 (11.54%) REST
6 4 (7.69%) React Native
6 4 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (3.85%) Android NDK
7 2 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (3.85%) Cocoa
7 2 (3.85%) Core Data
7 2 (3.85%) Flutter
7 2 (3.85%) Ionic Framework
7 2 (3.85%) PhoneGap
7 2 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (1.92%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) EMV
3 2 (3.85%) Contactless
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) CCTV
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) E-Commerce
2 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
3 8 (15.38%) Coaching
3 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 7 (13.46%) DevOps
4 7 (13.46%) Presales
4 7 (13.46%) Webhook
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.54%) Analytics
5 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
5 6 (11.54%) Integration Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 3 (5.77%) B2C
8 3 (5.77%) ERP
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) Product Strategy
8 3 (5.77%) Project Delivery
8 3 (5.77%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) ES6
3 12 (23.08%) Java
4 10 (19.23%) TypeScript
5 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 4 (7.69%) PHP 5
7 3 (5.77%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.85%) C
8 2 (3.85%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.92%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.92%) Go
9 1 (1.92%) Python
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.92%) RHCE
2 1 (1.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) GDPR
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 2 (3.85%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.92%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.92%) Nagios
1 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) WorldPay
2 6 (11.54%) MuleSoft
2 6 (11.54%) SAP
3 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.69%) Xamarin
5 3 (5.77%) Adobe
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.85%) hybris
7 1 (1.92%) Ariba
7 1 (1.92%) Demandware
7 1 (1.92%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) New Relic
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk
7 1 (1.92%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.92%) Workday
7 1 (1.92%) Zend