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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 12 August 2022 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
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 782 731 524
Rank change year-on-year -51 -207 +267
Contract jobs citing Payment Gateway 60 56 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.076% 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.09% 1.17% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 7
10th Percentile £363 £381 £350
25th Percentile £463 £413 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £531 £405
Median % change year-on-year -1.18% +31.17% -7.43%
75th Percentile £588 £600 -
90th Percentile £638 £663 £1,051
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +14.71% +4.94% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,523 4,803 2,708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.23% 6.50% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,471 2,888 1,681
10th Percentile £380 £325 £315
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £515 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +2.56%
75th Percentile £675 £625 £613
90th Percentile £755 £713 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 25
10th Percentile £17.15 £15.52 £12.62
25th Percentile £21.06 £26.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.78% +28.57% +40.00%
75th Percentile £62.88 £62.75 £47.50
90th Percentile £69.63 £68.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £47.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -31.95% +27.33% +37.61%

Payment Gateway
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Payment Gateway as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Payment Gateway in the UK

Payment Gateway
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Payment Gateway.

Daily rate trend for Payment Gateway in the UK

Payment Gateway
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Payment Gateway over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Payment Gateway in the UK

Payment Gateway
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Payment Gateway.

Hourly rate trend for Payment Gateway in the UK

Payment Gateway
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -56 51 £494 -7.93% 15
Work from Home -53 37 £545 +16.27% 7
London -68 34 £525 -6.67% 8
UK excluding London -27 18 £488 +14.71% 7
South East -20 7 £488 +62.50% 2
South West -5 4 £550 +41.94% 1
Midlands - 4 £375 - 2
West Midlands - 4 £375 - 1
North West -26 2 £369 -26.25% 1
North of England -31 2 £369 -13.24% 2
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 with a requirement for Payment Gateway.

1 29 (48.33%) E-Commerce
2 23 (38.33%) Agile
3 15 (25.00%) C#
3 15 (25.00%) .NET
4 14 (23.33%) RESTful
5 13 (21.67%) Retail
6 12 (20.00%) Finance
6 12 (20.00%) MVC
7 11 (18.33%) Scrum
7 11 (18.33%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (18.33%) Azure
8 10 (16.67%) AWS
8 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (16.67%) .NET Core
8 10 (16.67%) Java
9 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (13.33%) Microservices
10 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 8 (13.33%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
10 8 (13.33%) TDD
10 8 (13.33%) Workshop Facilitation
10 8 (13.33%) Social Skills
10 8 (13.33%) Containerisation
11 7 (11.67%) HTML
11 7 (11.67%) PHP
11 7 (11.67%) MySQL
11 7 (11.67%) CSS
11 7 (11.67%) CMS
11 7 (11.67%) Degree
11 7 (11.67%) Domain-Driven Design

Payment Gateway
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) CMS
2 6 (10.00%) Jetty
2 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.00%) Confluence
4 2 (3.33%) Drupal
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Magento
1 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Azure
2 10 (16.67%) AWS
3 8 (13.33%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
4 5 (8.33%) Azure Service Bus
4 5 (8.33%) Commercetools
4 5 (8.33%) SAP Commerce Cloud
5 3 (5.00%) Azure Logic Apps
6 2 (3.33%) GitHub
6 2 (3.33%) Kong
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.67%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (1.67%) BigCommerce
7 1 (1.67%) Firebase
7 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) MySQL
1 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.33%) Redis
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.67%) Crashlytics
4 1 (1.67%) Mockito
4 1 (1.67%) Robolectric
4 1 (1.67%) Robotium
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.67%) Retail
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) Social Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.67%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.33%) Business Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 14 (23.33%) RESTful
3 10 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (11.67%) CSS
5 7 (11.67%) HTML
5 7 (11.67%) React
6 6 (10.00%) J2EE
6 6 (10.00%) jQuery
6 6 (10.00%) Servlets
6 6 (10.00%) Spring
6 6 (10.00%) Spring Boot
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.67%) Laravel
8 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.00%) Node.js
8 3 (5.00%) Symfony
9 2 (3.33%) CSS3
9 2 (3.33%) REST
9 2 (3.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) iPad
2 3 (5.00%) EPoS
3 2 (3.33%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.67%) IoT
4 1 (1.67%) Low-Code
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (10.00%) Unix
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) E-Commerce
2 23 (38.33%) Agile
3 12 (20.00%) MVC
4 11 (18.33%) Scrum
5 8 (13.33%) Containerisation
5 8 (13.33%) Microservices
5 8 (13.33%) TDD
5 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (13.33%) Workshop Facilitation
6 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (11.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (10.00%) API Development
7 6 (10.00%) Kanban
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
7 6 (10.00%) Product Backlog
7 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.00%) Use Case
7 6 (10.00%) User Stories
8 5 (8.33%) Epics
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) C#
2 10 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) PHP
4 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Bash
5 1 (1.67%) ES6
5 1 (1.67%) Kotlin
5 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMP
2 1 (1.67%) VCP6
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) PSD2
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) NFS
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) GoCardless
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.33%) Cadence
4 2 (3.33%) CyberSource
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.67%) Twitter
5 1 (1.67%) VMware