The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFT in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EFT over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EFT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £358 £365
% change year-on-year - -2.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EFT 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 209 188 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 35.60% 26.93% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 92 115
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 10
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% +7.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.12 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.71 £37.50 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

EFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EFT in Hertfordshire

EFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EFT in Hertfordshire

EFT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EFT in Hertfordshire

EFT
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EFT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
EFT
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EFT 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for EFT.

1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) FTP
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) PayPal
6 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) PHP

EFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) PayPal