The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £443
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SWIFT
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
223 264 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.63% 30.45% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 120 111
Median daily rate £338 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £26.22 £94.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.07% -72.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) EAI
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) XMLSpy
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) DataPower
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) HL7
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) WinSCP

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (75.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (75.00%) WinSCP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) EDI
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) WSDL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSD
1 3 (75.00%) XSL
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) EAI
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) HL7
1 3 (75.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) IBM