Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 8583 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 8583 over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

ISO 8583
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 893 857 891
Rank change year-on-year -36 +34 -22
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 7 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.062% 0.16% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
UK median daily rate £613 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.46% -27.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £483 £271 £394
90th Percentile £700 £393 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate - £370 £500
% change year-on-year - -26.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO 8583 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 11,240 12,208 12,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.90% 12.30% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,120 8,008 7,879
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £225
90th Percentile £625 £626 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 365 442
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +4.41%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.65 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% +16.01%

ISO 8583
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 8583 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 8583.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 8583 over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 8583 in the UK

ISO 8583
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 8583 within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 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
London -11 7 £613 +88.46%
England -16 7 £613 +88.46%

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 8583 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 with a requirement for ISO 8583.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Apple Swift
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 20022
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 15022
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (28.57%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (28.57%) MBA
3 2 (28.57%) APACS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management

ISO 8583
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (28.57%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
1 2 (28.57%) HR Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) HR Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Payments Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Machine to Machine
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) APACS
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Currency
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Apple Swift
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) MBA
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 15022
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 20022