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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 487 447 433
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -14
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 88 113 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.87% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 76 95
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£411 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £375 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.55%
UK excluding London average 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
13101 12966 13810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.05% 26.59% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7930 8100 8184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 556 734
Average hourly rate £18.56 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.84% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 77 £375 -28.57% 21
South East -19 4 £364 +61.77%
South West -44 3 £500 +11.11% 1
East of England -21 2 £450 - 1
North West -6 1 - -
SWIFT
UK

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 81 (50.31%) Banking
2 72 (44.72%) Finance
3 32 (19.88%) XML
4 31 (19.25%) SQL
5 29 (18.01%) Cash Management
6 27 (16.77%) SAP
7 25 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (13.66%) Oracle
8 22 (13.66%) IBM
9 19 (11.80%) UNIX
10 18 (11.18%) System Testing
10 18 (11.18%) WebSphere
11 17 (10.56%) Back Office
11 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
11 17 (10.56%) Derivative
11 17 (10.56%) Windows
12 16 (9.94%) ERP
12 16 (9.94%) French Language
13 15 (9.32%) HP
13 15 (9.32%) Project Management
14 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
14 14 (8.70%) Integration Testing
14 14 (8.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 13 (8.07%) SOAP
15 13 (8.07%) Migration
16 12 (7.45%) SAP FI
16 12 (7.45%) Data Modelling
16 12 (7.45%) Linux
17 11 (6.83%) HP Quality Center
17 11 (6.83%) EDI

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 18 (11.18%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.97%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (3.11%) CMS
5 4 (2.48%) IIS
5 4 (2.48%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (3.73%) MS Office
2 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (7.45%) SAP FI
2 6 (3.73%) SAP ERP
3 5 (3.11%) Misys Midas
4 4 (2.48%) Loan IQ
5 3 (1.86%) Markit EDM
6 2 (1.24%) Temenos T24
6 2 (1.24%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.62%) Global One
7 1 (0.62%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) Internet
2 4 (2.48%) SSL
3 3 (1.86%) SSH
3 3 (1.86%) LDAP
3 3 (1.86%) FTP
3 3 (1.86%) HTTP
4 2 (1.24%) VPN
4 2 (1.24%) ATM
4 2 (1.24%) LAN
4 2 (1.24%) WAN
4 2 (1.24%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.24%) SWIFTNet
4 2 (1.24%) X.509
4 2 (1.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) DNS
5 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.21%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.11%) DB2
3 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.24%) MySQL
6 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.62%) DTS
7 1 (0.62%) OLTP
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.86%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.86%) ERwin
2 3 (1.86%) JIRA
3 2 (1.24%) JUnit
3 2 (1.24%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.62%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.62%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.62%) JMeter
4 1 (0.62%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.62%) Log4j
4 1 (0.62%) AppScan
4 1 (0.62%) Maven
4 1 (0.62%) Selenium
4 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
General
1 81 (50.31%) Banking
2 72 (44.72%) Finance
3 17 (10.56%) Back Office
4 16 (9.94%) French Language
5 11 (6.83%) Retail
6 8 (4.97%) Investment Banking
7 7 (4.35%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (3.11%) Retail Banking
9 4 (2.48%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (1.86%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.86%) Spanish Language
11 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.24%) Games
12 1 (0.62%) Law
12 1 (0.62%) Marketing
12 1 (0.62%) Local Government
12 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (39.13%) Analyst
2 31 (19.25%) Business Analyst
3 24 (14.91%) Consultant
4 23 (14.29%) Developer
5 19 (11.80%) Applications Support
6 13 (8.07%) Tester
7 12 (7.45%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (7.45%) Payments Business Analyst
8 11 (6.83%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.21%) Systems Tester
10 8 (4.97%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.35%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.35%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.73%) Banking Business Analyst
12 6 (3.73%) SAP Manager
13 5 (3.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 5 (3.11%) Service Analyst
13 5 (3.11%) Architect
13 5 (3.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.88%) XML
2 14 (8.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 13 (8.07%) SOAP
4 11 (6.83%) EDI
5 10 (6.21%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (4.97%) Middleware
7 6 (3.73%) FpML
7 6 (3.73%) SAP PI
8 4 (2.48%) CGI
9 3 (1.86%) FIXML
9 3 (1.86%) Web Services
9 3 (1.86%) WSDL
9 3 (1.86%) HTML
9 3 (1.86%) CSS
9 3 (1.86%) JSP
10 2 (1.24%) Servlets
10 2 (1.24%) .NET
10 2 (1.24%) J2EE
10 2 (1.24%) JMS
10 2 (1.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Derivative
2 8 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (4.97%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 7 (4.35%) Market Risk
4 6 (3.73%) Equities
5 4 (2.48%) APACS
5 4 (2.48%) AS400
5 4 (2.48%) iSeries
5 4 (2.48%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.86%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.24%) Open Source
7 2 (1.24%) Clustering
7 2 (1.24%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.24%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.62%) DTCC
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (0.62%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.80%) UNIX
2 17 (10.56%) Windows
3 12 (7.45%) Linux
4 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.48%) Solaris
6 3 (1.86%) AIX
7 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.01%) Cash Management
2 25 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (11.18%) System Testing
4 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
5 16 (9.94%) ERP
6 15 (9.32%) Project Management
7 14 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 13 (8.07%) Migration
9 12 (7.45%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.59%) Workflow
11 9 (5.59%) Validation
11 9 (5.59%) ITIL
11 9 (5.59%) Service Management
11 9 (5.59%) Use Case
11 9 (5.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (4.97%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.97%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (4.35%) UML
13 7 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.25%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) Java
3 7 (4.35%) C
4 5 (3.11%) C++
4 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.11%) Perl
5 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.86%) XPath
5 3 (1.86%) RPG/400
5 3 (1.86%) RPG IV
5 3 (1.86%) RPG
6 2 (1.24%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (1.24%) Python
6 2 (1.24%) Tcl
6 2 (1.24%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.62%) COBOL
7 1 (0.62%) C#
7 1 (0.62%) VBA
7 1 (0.62%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (3.11%) ISEB
2 3 (1.86%) Degree
3 1 (0.62%) IIBA
3 1 (0.62%) CBAP
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.62%) PMP
3 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.62%) MBA
3 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) RosettaNet
2 5 (3.11%) QA
3 4 (2.48%) ISO 8583
3 4 (2.48%) SLA
4 3 (1.86%) EMIR
4 3 (1.86%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (6.83%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (6.21%) Tivoli
3 7 (4.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (1.24%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 27 (16.77%) SAP
2 22 (13.66%) Oracle
2 22 (13.66%) IBM
3 15 (9.32%) HP
4 10 (6.21%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.73%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.11%) Sybase
7 4 (2.48%) Misys
8 3 (1.86%) SunGard
8 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.86%) Reuters
8 3 (1.86%) Fundtech
8 3 (1.86%) Northgate
9 2 (1.24%) Axway
9 2 (1.24%) Altova
9 2 (1.24%) Tumbleweed
9 2 (1.24%) Radianz
9 2 (1.24%) SimCorp
9 2 (1.24%) Temenos
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £275 to £325 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-450 Per Day
Posted: 15 days ago