The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 21 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% - 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £365 - £450
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
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
48 55 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 39.02% 55.00% 59.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 79
Average daily rate £465 £475 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -15.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £725 £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SWIFT
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT across the Canary Wharf region.

SWIFT Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SWIFT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Contact Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Contact Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase