Period
to 15 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 15 June 2019 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 590 617 565
Rank change year-on-year +27 -52 +81
Contract jobs citing Payment Gateway 30 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.062% 0.049% 0.100%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.96% 0.76% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 27
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +16.55% -3.33%
10th Percentile £327 £338 £170
90th Percentile £516 £498 £581
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £363
% change year-on-year +5.56% +24.14% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London 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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,114 3,419 3,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 6.43% 6.50% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,880 1,970 2,190
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.44% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £280
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £488 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 68 73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.96 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.42% -37.27% +27.27%
10th Percentile £12.32 £9.87 £12.73
90th Percentile £62.25 £49.13 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.58 £33.50
% change year-on-year +22.48% -14.70% +24.07%

Payment Gateway
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Payment Gateway as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Payment Gateway in the UK excluding London

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Payment Gateway in the UK excluding London

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Payment Gateway in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Payment Gateway in the UK excluding London

Payment Gateway
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Payment Gateway in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Payment Gateway in the UK excluding London

Payment Gateway
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 June 2019. 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
South East +27 15 £475 +11.76% 2
North of England +23 7 £450 - 4
Yorkshire +20 6 £450 - 3
Scotland +21 3 £375 -1.64%
South West -12 3 £335 - 1
East of England 0 2 - - 1
North West +26 1 £425 - 1
Payment Gateway
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Payment Gateway.

1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) JSON
4 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Puppet
4 7 (23.33%) Capacity Management
4 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (23.33%) Ansible
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Apache
4 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) Middleware
5 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (20.00%) JBoss
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (20.00%) git-flow
5 6 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (20.00%) GitHub
5 6 (20.00%) Change Control
5 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
5 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (20.00%) JIRA
5 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS

Payment Gateway
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe XD
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) GitHub
2 4 (13.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.00%) git-flow
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.67%) Mockito
3 2 (6.67%) WebStorm
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Android Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Payments Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) JSON
2 6 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 6 (20.00%) Middleware
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) JPA
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.33%) Electron Framework
5 1 (3.33%) Laravel
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.33%) Online Banking
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Android
3 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (23.33%) Capacity Management
2 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
3 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.00%) Tech Ops
3 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Android Development
5 4 (13.33%) Microservices
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) User Stories
5 4 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) COBOL
4 2 (6.67%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) Java 8
4 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Ansible
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) HAProxy
2 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (6.67%) WooCommerce
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) IBM