Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Chip and PIN over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Chip and PIN
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 623 615 607
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.017% 0.024% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
London median daily rate - £428 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +256.25% -75.38%
England median daily rate £135 £263 £85
% change year-on-year -48.57% +208.82% -74.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £12.00

Chip and PIN is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18161 16646 17581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 36.80% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13007 11811 12365
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £652
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 308
London median hourly rate £21.21 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.78 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

Chip and PIN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Chip and PIN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Chip and PIN in London

Chip and PIN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Chip and PIN in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Chip and PIN in London

Chip and PIN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Chip and PIN in London

Chip and PIN
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chip and PIN within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Central London - 1 - -
Chip and PIN
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Chip and PIN 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 London region with a requirement for Chip and PIN.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) Chip Card
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Contactless
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Chip and PIN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) EMV Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Chip Card
2 1 (33.33%) Contactless
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft