The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 402 338 362
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +24
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 43 86 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.97% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 44
Median daily rate £500 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £570 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £438 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SWIFT
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8366 8834 9064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.32% 37.23% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5865 6107 6044
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 167 182
Median hourly rate £17.80 £21.30 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% +13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.02 £13.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.05 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in London

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in London

SWIFT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SWIFT across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SWIFT Daily Rate Histogram in London

SWIFT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SWIFT Hourly Rate Trend in London

SWIFT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +4 7 £538 +13.15% 2
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 London region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 66 (64.08%) Finance
2 40 (38.83%) Banking
3 24 (23.30%) SQL
4 20 (19.42%) Oracle
4 20 (19.42%) XML
5 19 (18.45%) Scrum
6 18 (17.48%) SOA
6 18 (17.48%) SEPA
7 15 (14.56%) Java
7 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (13.59%) Business Analysis
8 14 (13.59%) C#
8 14 (13.59%) .NET
8 14 (13.59%) RESTful
9 13 (12.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (11.65%) MVC
10 12 (11.65%) IBM
10 12 (11.65%) Unix
10 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
10 12 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (11.65%) Entity Framework
10 12 (11.65%) jQuery
10 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
10 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (10.68%) SDLC
11 11 (10.68%) WebSphere
11 11 (10.68%) Windows
12 9 (8.74%) Degree
12 9 (8.74%) Middleware

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (10.68%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.80%) MQSeries
3 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.85%) JBoss
4 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.85%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.94%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.94%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.97%) Apache
7 1 (0.97%) CICS
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Office
4 2 (1.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) RMDS
2 2 (1.94%) Global One
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.97%) Salerio
3 1 (0.97%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.97%) Summit
3 1 (0.97%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Firewall
1 7 (6.80%) SAN
2 4 (3.88%) FTP
2 4 (3.88%) Network Security
3 2 (1.94%) ATM
3 2 (1.94%) HTTP
3 2 (1.94%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.94%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.97%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) DB2
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.94%) JasperReports
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) UniData
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.88%) JUnit
2 4 (3.88%) Maven
2 4 (3.88%) Selenium
3 3 (2.91%) JMeter
4 2 (1.94%) Ant
4 2 (1.94%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.94%) Hudson
4 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
4 2 (1.94%) Log4j
4 2 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.94%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.97%) CaliberRM
5 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 66 (64.08%) Finance
2 40 (38.83%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.83%) Legal
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Back Office
4 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Front Office
5 2 (1.94%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Billing
6 1 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Analyst
2 27 (26.21%) Business Analyst
3 20 (19.42%) Developer
4 12 (11.65%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Architect
4 12 (11.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (11.65%) C# Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Consultant
5 11 (10.68%) Project Manager
6 10 (9.71%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (9.71%) Service Analyst
6 10 (9.71%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Banking Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Finance Business Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Financial Business Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.42%) XML
2 14 (13.59%) .NET
2 14 (13.59%) RESTful
3 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
3 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (11.65%) Entity Framework
3 12 (11.65%) jQuery
4 9 (8.74%) JMS
4 9 (8.74%) Middleware
5 8 (7.77%) Web Services
6 6 (5.83%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (5.83%) FpML
6 6 (5.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (4.85%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.85%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (4.85%) SOAP
8 4 (3.88%) EDI
8 4 (3.88%) FIXML
8 4 (3.88%) J2EE
8 4 (3.88%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (5.83%) Equities
2 6 (5.83%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (4.85%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Tandem
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.97%) Derivative
6 1 (0.97%) DTCC
6 1 (0.97%) Fintech
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Unix
2 11 (10.68%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Solaris
4 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) Android
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) Scrum
2 18 (17.48%) SOA
3 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.59%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.65%) MVC
5 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
6 11 (10.68%) SDLC
7 9 (8.74%) Cash Management
8 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.80%) Project Management
9 7 (6.80%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.83%) Presales
10 6 (5.83%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (4.85%) Change Management
11 5 (4.85%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (4.85%) Information Security
11 5 (4.85%) Low Latency
11 5 (4.85%) Time Management
11 5 (4.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.30%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) Java
3 14 (13.59%) C#
4 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.88%) Perl
5 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.94%) Python
6 2 (1.94%) Ruby
7 1 (0.97%) COBOL
7 1 (0.97%) JCL
7 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) CISSP
3 4 (3.88%) CISMP
4 3 (2.91%) MBA
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.48%) SEPA
2 7 (6.80%) ISO20022
3 2 (1.94%) COBIT
3 2 (1.94%) HL7
3 2 (1.94%) MiFID
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) COREP
4 1 (0.97%) FINREP
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.97%) TARGET2
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.94%) Ansible
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Oracle
2 12 (11.65%) IBM
3 9 (8.74%) HP
4 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.80%) VMware
5 6 (5.83%) Citrix
5 6 (5.83%) Reuters
5 6 (5.83%) SAP
5 6 (5.83%) Sun
5 6 (5.83%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.88%) Bloomberg
6 4 (3.88%) Sybase
7 3 (2.91%) SunGard
8 2 (1.94%) CA
8 2 (1.94%) Cognos
8 2 (1.94%) Fundtech
8 2 (1.94%) Remedy
8 2 (1.94%) Sencha
8 2 (1.94%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
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