Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 6 months to 24 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.

Smart Card
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 130 145
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.072% 0.087% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Surrey median daily rate £330 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - -
South East median daily rate £180 £350 £301
% change year-on-year -48.57% +16.18% -3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £49.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -52.87% -22.22% -

Smartcard 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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 873 675 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.25% 29.37% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 443 513
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £256 £208 £227
90th Percentile £565 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 47
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £11.31 £14.40 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £49.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +17.95% +20.67%

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Smartcard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in Surrey

Smartcard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartcard in Surrey

Smartcard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartcard in Surrey

Smartcard
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smartcard within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 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
Redhill -10 1 £330 +6.45%
Smartcard
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Smartcard 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Smartcard.

1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing

Smartcard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification