The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 481 497 481
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 108 80 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 49 65
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£475 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £266 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £388 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17173 16588 16006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.31% 32.97% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10982 10078 9870
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 690 652
Average hourly rate £21.08 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in England

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in England

SWIFT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SWIFT across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SWIFT Daily Rate Histogram in England

SWIFT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SWIFT Hourly Rate Trend in England

SWIFT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 86 £475 +10.14% 14
South East -13 10 £450 +23.62% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £475 -
South West -10 3 £400 -20.00%
North West - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
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SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 132 (62.56%) Banking
2 124 (58.77%) Finance
3 44 (20.85%) SQL
4 41 (19.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (16.59%) Investment Banking
5 35 (16.59%) Business Analysis
6 31 (14.69%) Project Management
7 26 (12.32%) Middleware
7 26 (12.32%) Linux
7 26 (12.32%) Integration Testing
8 25 (11.85%) Test Scripting
8 25 (11.85%) Back Office
9 24 (11.37%) QA
10 22 (10.43%) IBM
11 21 (9.95%) UNIX
11 21 (9.95%) Java
11 21 (9.95%) Cash Management
11 21 (9.95%) System Integration Testing
12 19 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (8.53%) System Testing
14 17 (8.06%) Migration
15 16 (7.58%) ISEB
15 16 (7.58%) Perl
16 15 (7.11%) XML
16 15 (7.11%) Solaris
17 14 (6.64%) Oracle
18 13 (6.16%) Fixed Income
18 13 (6.16%) Use Case
18 13 (6.16%) WebSphere
18 13 (6.16%) Analytical Skills

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.16%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.42%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.95%) JBoss
4 2 (0.95%) Confluence
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Office
2 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.90%) MS Project
3 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Algo Collateral
2 3 (1.42%) Misys Midas
2 3 (1.42%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (1.42%) Kondor+
3 2 (0.95%) Loan IQ
3 2 (0.95%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.95%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.95%) ACBS
4 1 (0.47%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.47%) Loanet
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.47%) Global One
4 1 (0.47%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.47%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
1 1 (0.47%) PaaS
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
1 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.37%) ATM
2 3 (1.42%) SWIFTNet
3 2 (0.95%) PABX
3 2 (0.95%) Firewall
3 2 (0.95%) ISDN
3 2 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.47%) SMS
4 1 (0.47%) WAN
4 1 (0.47%) SMTP
4 1 (0.47%) FTP
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
4 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.74%) RDBMS
1 10 (4.74%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.37%) OLTP
2 5 (2.37%) PowerCenter
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.90%) DB2
4 3 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.95%) MS Access
5 2 (0.95%) Data Mart
5 2 (0.95%) QlikView
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.37%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.42%) Selenium
2 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.95%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 132 (62.56%) Banking
2 124 (58.77%) Finance
3 35 (16.59%) Investment Banking
4 25 (11.85%) Back Office
5 12 (5.69%) Wholesale Banking
6 11 (5.21%) Financial Institution
6 11 (5.21%) Front Office
7 9 (4.27%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (2.37%) French Language
8 5 (2.37%) Retail
9 4 (1.90%) Billing
9 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.42%) Legal
11 2 (0.95%) Law
12 1 (0.47%) Advertising
12 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (49.76%) Analyst
2 56 (26.54%) Business Analyst
3 19 (9.00%) Test Analyst
4 17 (8.06%) Tester
4 17 (8.06%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.06%) Payments Business Analyst
5 16 (7.58%) Architect
6 13 (6.16%) Developer
6 13 (6.16%) Systems Tester
7 12 (5.69%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.69%) SWIFT Engineer
8 11 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.27%) Consultant
9 9 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.27%) Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (3.79%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (3.79%) Middleware Engineer
11 6 (2.84%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
11 6 (2.84%) QA Analyst
11 6 (2.84%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.32%) Middleware
2 15 (7.11%) XML
3 8 (3.79%) .NET
3 8 (3.79%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (1.42%) FpML
6 3 (1.42%) XSLT
6 3 (1.42%) JMS
7 2 (0.95%) XML Schema
7 2 (0.95%) CGI
8 1 (0.47%) HTML
8 1 (0.47%) SOAP
8 1 (0.47%) Web Services
8 1 (0.47%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.47%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.16%) Fixed Income
1 13 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (3.32%) Derivative
4 6 (2.84%) Equities
5 4 (1.90%) EFT
5 4 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.42%) PMI
6 3 (1.42%) DataPower
6 3 (1.42%) iSeries
7 2 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.95%) Tandem
7 2 (0.95%) STB
8 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.47%) Economics
8 1 (0.47%) AS400
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.32%) Linux
2 21 (9.95%) UNIX
3 15 (7.11%) Solaris
4 11 (5.21%) Windows
5 5 (2.37%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.42%) VMS
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) AIX
8 1 (0.47%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 35 (16.59%) Business Analysis
3 31 (14.69%) Project Management
4 26 (12.32%) Integration Testing
5 25 (11.85%) Test Scripting
6 21 (9.95%) Cash Management
6 21 (9.95%) System Integration Testing
7 19 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (8.53%) System Testing
9 17 (8.06%) Migration
10 13 (6.16%) Use Case
11 11 (5.21%) Software Testing
11 11 (5.21%) UML
12 10 (4.74%) Validation
13 9 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.27%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.27%) B2B
13 9 (4.27%) Change Management
13 9 (4.27%) PRINCE2
14 8 (3.79%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.85%) SQL
2 21 (9.95%) Java
3 16 (7.58%) Perl
4 8 (3.79%) C
5 6 (2.84%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.37%) C++
6 5 (2.37%) COBOL
7 3 (1.42%) C#
7 3 (1.42%) VBA
7 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.42%) DCL
8 2 (0.95%) Korn
9 1 (0.47%) XPath
9 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.47%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.47%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.47%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (7.58%) ISEB
2 12 (5.69%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.27%) Degree
4 5 (2.37%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.90%) IIBA
6 2 (0.95%) PMP
6 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CBAP
7 1 (0.47%) CRISC
7 1 (0.47%) CISA
7 1 (0.47%) CISM
7 1 (0.47%) MBA
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.37%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) Basel III
3 1 (0.47%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (10.43%) IBM
2 14 (6.64%) Oracle
3 10 (4.74%) HP
4 9 (4.27%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.37%) Informatica
5 5 (2.37%) Sybase
5 5 (2.37%) Green Hat
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.90%) Murex
6 4 (1.90%) Misys
7 3 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.42%) SAP
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco
7 3 (1.42%) Citrix
8 2 (0.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (0.95%) VMware
8 2 (0.95%) Solace
8 2 (0.95%) SmartStream
8 2 (0.95%) Fundtech
8 2 (0.95%) Reuters
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