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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 551 536 541
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 66 101 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 55 51
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £463 £395
% change year-on-year
+18.91% +17.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SWIFT
UK

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
16297 17545 17330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.31% 33.41% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10598 11148 10649
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 739 759
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.88 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.09 £44.14 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 52 £450 -5.26% 9
South East +12 8 £438 -10.25% 1
East of England - 5 £600 -
North West 0 1 £550 +29.41%
SWIFT
UK

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 87 (53.37%) Finance
2 79 (48.47%) Banking
3 41 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (24.54%) SQL
5 36 (22.09%) Oracle
6 28 (17.18%) Scrum
6 28 (17.18%) SEPA
7 27 (16.56%) SDLC
7 27 (16.56%) Java
8 25 (15.34%) XML
9 23 (14.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (12.27%) Business Analysis
11 18 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (10.43%) Project Management
13 16 (9.82%) SOA
13 16 (9.82%) Degree
14 15 (9.20%) Linux
14 15 (9.20%) Windows
15 14 (8.59%) .NET
15 14 (8.59%) Waterfall
15 14 (8.59%) Presales
16 13 (7.98%) Retail
16 13 (7.98%) IBM
17 12 (7.36%) Microsoft
17 12 (7.36%) MS Visio
17 12 (7.36%) Change Management
17 12 (7.36%) Back Office
17 12 (7.36%) WebSphere
17 12 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (7.36%) RESTful

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.36%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.29%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.68%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.45%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.84%) Confluence
6 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.23%) CMS
6 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) CICS
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (7.36%) MS Visio
2 11 (6.75%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.45%) MS Project
5 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) RMDS
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.23%) Salerio
3 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.61%) Global One
4 1 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.61%) Summit
4 1 (0.61%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) SAN
2 6 (3.68%) Firewall
3 4 (2.45%) ATM
3 4 (2.45%) Network Security
4 3 (1.84%) FTP
4 3 (1.84%) SWIFTNet
5 2 (1.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.61%) DSL
6 1 (0.61%) GSM
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.91%) DB2
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) UniData
Development Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.07%) JIRA
3 1 (0.61%) CaliberRM
3 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.61%) JMeter
3 1 (0.61%) JUnit
3 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.61%) Log4j
3 1 (0.61%) Maven
3 1 (0.61%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.61%) Selenium
3 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 87 (53.37%) Finance
2 79 (48.47%) Banking
3 13 (7.98%) Retail
4 12 (7.36%) Back Office
5 11 (6.75%) Financial Institution
6 8 (4.91%) Legal
7 7 (4.29%) Retail Banking
8 6 (3.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.84%) Billing
9 3 (1.84%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.23%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.61%) Advertising
11 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (40.49%) Analyst
2 41 (25.15%) Business Analyst
3 31 (19.02%) Project Manager
4 19 (11.66%) Developer
5 18 (11.04%) Architect
6 15 (9.20%) Consultant
7 14 (8.59%) Banking Analyst
8 10 (6.13%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.13%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.52%) IT Analyst
9 9 (5.52%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) Banking Project Manager
11 7 (4.29%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Designer
11 7 (4.29%) Payments Business Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.34%) XML
2 14 (8.59%) .NET
3 12 (7.36%) RESTful
4 10 (6.13%) .NET Framework
4 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (6.13%) Entity Framework
4 10 (6.13%) jQuery
4 10 (6.13%) Middleware
5 9 (5.52%) FpML
6 7 (4.29%) Web Services
7 6 (3.68%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (3.68%) HTML
7 6 (3.68%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (3.07%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (2.45%) JMS
10 2 (1.23%) EDI
10 2 (1.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.23%) SOAP
10 2 (1.23%) Spring
11 1 (0.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (4.91%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.29%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (3.68%) Derivative
4 6 (3.68%) Equities
5 5 (3.07%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.45%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.84%) EPoS
7 3 (1.84%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.23%) AS400
8 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.23%) iSeries
8 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.23%) PMI
8 2 (1.23%) Tandem
9 1 (0.61%) DTCC
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.20%) Linux
1 15 (9.20%) Windows
2 10 (6.13%) Solaris
2 10 (6.13%) Unix
3 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.84%) AIX
4 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.18%) Scrum
3 27 (16.56%) SDLC
4 20 (12.27%) Business Analysis
5 18 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (10.43%) Project Management
7 16 (9.82%) SOA
8 14 (8.59%) Presales
8 14 (8.59%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.36%) Change Management
9 12 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (6.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 11 (6.75%) Cash Management
10 11 (6.75%) Integration Testing
11 10 (6.13%) Asset Management
11 10 (6.13%) MVC
11 10 (6.13%) Product Management
11 10 (6.13%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (6.13%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.52%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.54%) SQL
2 27 (16.56%) Java
3 11 (6.75%) C#
4 7 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.07%) C
6 5 (3.07%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.84%) Perl
8 2 (1.23%) RPG
8 2 (1.23%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.61%) COBOL
9 1 (0.61%) JCL
9 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (9.82%) Degree
2 8 (4.91%) ISEB
3 5 (3.07%) CISSP
4 4 (2.45%) CISMP
4 4 (2.45%) MBA
5 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.23%) PMP
5 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.18%) SEPA
2 9 (5.52%) QA
3 6 (3.68%) ISO20022
4 4 (2.45%) EMIR
4 4 (2.45%) MiFID
4 4 (2.45%) TARGET2
5 2 (1.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.61%) COREP
6 1 (0.61%) FINREP
6 1 (0.61%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.61%) ISO15022
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Firmware
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.91%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (22.09%) Oracle
2 13 (7.98%) IBM
3 12 (7.36%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.13%) Reuters
5 8 (4.91%) Bloomberg
5 8 (4.91%) Citrix
5 8 (4.91%) Sun
5 8 (4.91%) VMware
6 7 (4.29%) HP
6 7 (4.29%) SAP
7 6 (3.68%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.84%) Cognos
8 3 (1.84%) Murex
9 2 (1.23%) CA
9 2 (1.23%) Fundtech
9 2 (1.23%) Mercator
9 2 (1.23%) Veritas
9 2 (1.23%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.61%) Borland
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
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