The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMV over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
England / North West
Rank - 152 148
Contract jobs citing EMV 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £400 £477
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £467
% change year-on-year -25.00% -14.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EMV 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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 827 1237 1060
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.80% 32.23% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 740 561
Median daily rate £375 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% -3.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 55 64
Median hourly rate £17.25 £23.27 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.87% +32.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.55 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.21 £47.39 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for EMV in the North West

EMV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EMV in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for EMV in the North West