The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £423
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SWIFT
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
279 199 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.67% 22.95% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 137 123
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £36.25 £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.75 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.75 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SWIFT
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing SWIFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SWIFT.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing SWIFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SWIFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB