The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.44% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £388 £411
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SWIFT
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
105 94 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.26% 24.67% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 49 82
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SWIFT across the Bedfordshire region.

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SWIFT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 5 (100.00%) SEPA
1 5 (100.00%) Presales
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) MBA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Presales
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle