Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 572 624 587
Rank change year-on-year +52 -37 +74
Contract jobs citing Payment Gateway 25 40 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.055% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.77% 1.19% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 16
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +15.70% -13.26%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £190
90th Percentile £556 £450 £600
UK median daily rate £430 £450 £329
% change year-on-year -4.44% +36.88% -17.81%
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 3,247 3,357 4,232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 7.15% 6.05% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,953 1,994 2,476
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £298
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 61 62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £30.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -14.96% -4.38%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £71.75 £60.63 £60.77
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +5.83% +3.45% -6.45%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +30 11 £395 +0.64% 3
Midlands +47 4 £425 +13.33% 3
West Midlands +36 4 £425 +13.33% 2
East of England +33 4 £435 -13.00% 1
South West - 4 £310 - 4
North of England +27 2 - - 9
North West +19 2 - - 6
Payment Gateway
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 7 (28.00%) PHP
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) NFS
2 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Workflow
2 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (20.00%) Retail
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) Firmware
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) NCDA
4 4 (16.00%) NCIE
4 4 (16.00%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (16.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) NCSIE

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 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
1 1 (4.00%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) AWS
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Asana
2 1 (4.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) git-flow
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) EPoS Manager
3 3 (12.00%) EPoS Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SaaS Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) Ajax
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) React
4 2 (8.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) LESS
5 1 (4.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (12.00%) EPoS
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Data ONTAP
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Workflow
3 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) NCDA
1 4 (16.00%) NCIE
1 4 (16.00%) NCSIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.00%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) NFS
2 4 (16.00%) Firmware
2 4 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Ansible
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) NetApp
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) PayPal
4 2 (8.00%) Sage
4 2 (8.00%) WooCommerce
5 1 (4.00%) Avaya
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) VeriFone
5 1 (4.00%) WorldPay
5 1 (4.00%) Xamarin