The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 90 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £423 £1,100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £383
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.25 -
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
338 243 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.88% 18.52% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 122 120
Average daily rate £288 £301 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -19.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 32
Average hourly rate £13.86 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.72% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.05 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SWIFT
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
3 8 (80.00%) Business Transformation
4 5 (50.00%) ISO 8583
4 5 (50.00%) BPMN
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) SSADM
5 4 (40.00%) DSDM
5 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) APACS
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (40.00%) System Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Business Transformation
3 5 (50.00%) BPMN
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) SSADM
4 4 (40.00%) DSDM
4 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com