The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Mobile Payment
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 280
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £550 £438
% change year-on-year -20.45% +25.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mobile Payment 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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2217 2731 2969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.64% 30.47% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1627 1589
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 140 133
Median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +87.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £51.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Mobile Payment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Mobile Payment as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Payment in the South East

Mobile Payment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Payment in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Payment in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Payment 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 South East region with a requirement for Mobile Payment.

1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security

Mobile Payment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Payments Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SANS
1 1 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware