The table below looks at the statistics for SWIFTNet skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SWIFTNet
Rank 621 616 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.026% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £550 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SWIFTNet
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7718 7768 6693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.08% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 4290 3593
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 423 375
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SWIFTNet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SWIFTNet Jobs Demand Trend in England

SWIFTNet
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SWIFTNet Daily Rate Trend in England

SWIFTNet
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SWIFTNet Hourly Rate Trend in England

SWIFTNet
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 SWIFTNet within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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 -21 1 £550 +7.31%
SWIFTNet
UK

SWIFTNet
Top 26 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution

SWIFTNet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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