Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 June 2018 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 > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 156 204
Rank change year-on-year -38 +48 -10
Contract jobs citing Payment Gateway 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.077% 0.073%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.79% 1.34% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Scotland median daily rate £381 £281 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.56% - -
UK median daily rate £450 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% -33.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland 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 Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 335 224 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.32% 5.75% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 127 148
Scotland median daily rate £425 £470 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.57% +11.24% +5.36%
10th Percentile £299 £263 £246
90th Percentile £538 £675 £550
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +44.23% -22.89%
10th Percentile £17.90 £36.25 £21.65
90th Percentile £42.96 £38.75 £31.55
UK median hourly rate £26.75 £33.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -20.15% +21.82% +22.22%

Payment Gateway
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Payment Gateway in Scotland

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Payment Gateway in Scotland

Payment Gateway
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
Edinburgh -20 4 £343 +21.78%
Glasgow - 2 £420 -
Payment Gateway
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Payment Gateway.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 2 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Docker

Payment Gateway
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes