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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 480 475 436
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 77 64 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.46% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 62
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£481 £475 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £595 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £423 £410
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +42.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.50 -
SWIFT
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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
13894 14021 12698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.48% 31.44% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8858 8772 7714
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 563 765
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +28 72 £488 -2.50% 9
East of England +2 3 £220 - 1
South East - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £518 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
SWIFT
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SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 105 (64.42%) Finance
2 102 (62.58%) Banking
3 40 (24.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (19.63%) Oracle
5 30 (18.40%) Cash Management
6 29 (17.79%) UNIX
7 28 (17.18%) Business Analysis
8 26 (15.95%) SQL
9 24 (14.72%) Project Management
10 23 (14.11%) Financial Institution
11 21 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (11.66%) Investment Banking
14 17 (10.43%) Degree
14 17 (10.43%) Integration Testing
15 16 (9.82%) Linux
16 15 (9.20%) QA
16 15 (9.20%) Change Management
17 14 (8.59%) Back Office
17 14 (8.59%) Microsoft
18 13 (7.98%) Windows
18 13 (7.98%) Middleware
18 13 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (7.98%) Derivative
18 13 (7.98%) Requirements Analysis
18 13 (7.98%) Wholesale Banking
19 12 (7.36%) Retail
19 12 (7.36%) Fixed Income
20 11 (6.75%) Misys
20 11 (6.75%) Java

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (6.13%) CMS
2 5 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.84%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Oracle Cash Management
2 9 (5.52%) Loan IQ
3 5 (3.07%) Summit
4 4 (2.45%) FLEXCUBE
4 4 (2.45%) Misys Midas
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.45%) HiPortfolio
5 2 (1.23%) Temenos T24
5 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.61%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.61%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.61%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.61%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.61%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) LAN
2 2 (1.23%) WAN
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.61%) ATM
3 1 (0.61%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.07%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.07%) PowerMart
4 4 (2.45%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.45%) DB2
5 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.61%) MS Access
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.07%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.07%) JIRA
2 4 (2.45%) Toad
3 3 (1.84%) ERwin
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (64.42%) Finance
2 102 (62.58%) Banking
3 23 (14.11%) Financial Institution
4 19 (11.66%) Investment Banking
5 14 (8.59%) Back Office
6 13 (7.98%) Wholesale Banking
7 12 (7.36%) Retail
8 11 (6.75%) French Language
9 10 (6.13%) Retail Banking
10 5 (3.07%) Front Office
11 3 (1.84%) Legal
11 3 (1.84%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.61%) Law
13 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (60.74%) Analyst
2 49 (30.06%) Business Analyst
3 21 (12.88%) Systems Analyst
4 17 (10.43%) Tester
5 12 (7.36%) Consultant
6 11 (6.75%) Banking Business Analyst
7 10 (6.13%) Payments Business Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Developer
8 9 (5.52%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.91%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Manual Tester
10 6 (3.68%) Systems Tester
10 6 (3.68%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Architect
11 5 (3.07%) SAP Consultant
12 4 (2.45%) Platform Manager
12 4 (2.45%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.98%) Middleware
2 9 (5.52%) CGI
3 7 (4.29%) .NET
4 6 (3.68%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (3.07%) XML
6 4 (2.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (1.84%) FIXML
8 2 (1.23%) HTML
8 2 (1.23%) FpML
9 1 (0.61%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.61%) CSS
9 1 (0.61%) JDBC
9 1 (0.61%) JSP
9 1 (0.61%) Struts
9 1 (0.61%) Web Services
9 1 (0.61%) XSD
9 1 (0.61%) XSLT
9 1 (0.61%) JMS
9 1 (0.61%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.98%) Derivative
3 12 (7.36%) Fixed Income
4 10 (6.13%) Equities
5 9 (5.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (4.91%) Mainframe
7 7 (4.29%) Thin Client
7 7 (4.29%) Fat Client
7 7 (4.29%) iSeries
8 4 (2.45%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.45%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.84%) AS400
10 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.61%) Physics
11 1 (0.61%) iPhone
11 1 (0.61%) iPad
11 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.79%) UNIX
2 16 (9.82%) Linux
3 13 (7.98%) Windows
4 4 (2.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (18.40%) Cash Management
3 28 (17.18%) Business Analysis
4 24 (14.72%) Project Management
5 21 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (10.43%) Integration Testing
7 15 (9.20%) Change Management
8 13 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (7.98%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (6.75%) ITIL
9 11 (6.75%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.13%) System Testing
10 10 (6.13%) Risk Management
10 10 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.13%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (5.52%) Use Case
11 9 (5.52%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.29%) BCP
13 6 (3.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.95%) SQL
2 11 (6.75%) Java
3 9 (5.52%) Perl
4 6 (3.68%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.84%) RPG
6 3 (1.84%) VBA
6 3 (1.84%) C
6 3 (1.84%) RPG/400
6 3 (1.84%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.23%) C++
7 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) C#
8 1 (0.61%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (10.43%) Degree
2 3 (1.84%) IIBA
3 2 (1.23%) CBAP
3 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) MBA
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.20%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.84%) EMIR
4 2 (1.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (5.52%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (19.63%) Oracle
2 14 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.75%) Misys
4 9 (5.52%) Calypso
5 8 (4.91%) IBM
6 7 (4.29%) Intel
6 7 (4.29%) Citrix
7 6 (3.68%) SAP
7 6 (3.68%) Sybase
8 5 (3.07%) Informatica
8 5 (3.07%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.07%) MKS
9 4 (2.45%) SunGard
9 4 (2.45%) HP
10 3 (1.84%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.84%) Mantas
10 3 (1.84%) Actimize
11 2 (1.23%) Norkom
11 2 (1.23%) Reuters
11 2 (1.23%) Bloomberg
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East Riding of Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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