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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
England / London
Rank 327 332 334
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 77 66 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.89% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 57
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £339 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £646 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7004 7452 7663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.15% 36.31% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4818 5126 5397
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 134 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -14 17 £420 -18.04% 6
Feltham - 1 £490 -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 73 (53.28%) Banking
2 72 (52.55%) Finance
3 43 (31.39%) SQL
4 31 (22.63%) Back Office
5 28 (20.44%) XML
6 26 (18.98%) Windows
7 24 (17.52%) Business Analysis
7 24 (17.52%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 21 (15.33%) SEPA
8 21 (15.33%) Change Management
9 18 (13.14%) Java
9 18 (13.14%) Degree
9 18 (13.14%) Cash Management
10 16 (11.68%) Investment Banking
11 15 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (10.95%) .NET
11 15 (10.95%) Oracle
11 15 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (10.95%) SmartStream
11 15 (10.95%) Middleware
12 14 (10.22%) Internet
12 14 (10.22%) Migration
12 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
12 14 (10.22%) Investment Management
13 13 (9.49%) Scrum
13 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (8.76%) IT Audit
14 12 (8.76%) Intranet
14 12 (8.76%) Information Security
15 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing

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 6 (4.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.65%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.19%) Confluence
4 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.46%) CICS
5 2 (1.46%) CMS
5 2 (1.46%) IIS
6 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.19%) MS Project
3 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Salerio
1 5 (3.65%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.46%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.73%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.22%) Internet
2 12 (8.76%) Intranet
3 3 (2.19%) Firewall
3 3 (2.19%) SAN
4 2 (1.46%) ATM
4 2 (1.46%) FTP
4 2 (1.46%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.73%) DSL
5 1 (0.73%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.30%) DB2
4 5 (3.65%) DataStage
5 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.19%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.46%) Adabas
7 2 (1.46%) OLTP
7 2 (1.46%) QlikView
8 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.65%) ERwin
2 5 (3.65%) JIRA
2 5 (3.65%) PowerDesigner
2 5 (3.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.46%) Selenium
4 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.73%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.73%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 73 (53.28%) Banking
2 72 (52.55%) Finance
3 31 (22.63%) Back Office
4 16 (11.68%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.84%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.84%) Retail
6 7 (5.11%) Legal
7 5 (3.65%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.46%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.46%) Front Office
8 2 (1.46%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.46%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.73%) French Language
Job Titles
1 80 (58.39%) Analyst
2 30 (21.90%) Support Analyst
3 29 (21.17%) Banking Analyst
4 26 (18.98%) Business Analyst
5 25 (18.25%) Architect
6 20 (14.60%) Developer
7 14 (10.22%) Applications Support
8 13 (9.49%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (8.76%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (8.03%) C# Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Project Manager
11 10 (7.30%) Security Analyst
12 9 (6.57%) .NET Developer
12 9 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (6.57%) Information Analyst
12 9 (6.57%) Information Security Analyst
13 8 (5.84%) Lead Architect
13 8 (5.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 7 (5.11%) Operations Analyst
14 7 (5.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.44%) XML
2 15 (10.95%) .NET
2 15 (10.95%) Middleware
3 10 (7.30%) RESTful
4 9 (6.57%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (6.57%) Entity Framework
4 9 (6.57%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (6.57%) jQuery
5 8 (5.84%) HTML
6 6 (4.38%) SOAP
7 5 (3.65%) FpML
7 5 (3.65%) XML Messaging
7 5 (3.65%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.46%) JMS
8 2 (1.46%) MSMQ
8 2 (1.46%) Web Services
9 1 (0.73%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.73%) Spring
9 1 (0.73%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (5.11%) Derivative
4 6 (4.38%) Equities
4 6 (4.38%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.38%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.92%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.92%) PACS
6 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.46%) AS400
7 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.46%) iSeries
7 2 (1.46%) VSAM
7 2 (1.46%) Wiki
8 1 (0.73%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.73%) PMI
8 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.98%) Windows
2 10 (7.30%) Linux
3 7 (5.11%) Unix
4 4 (2.92%) Solaris
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.52%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 24 (17.52%) Business Analysis
2 21 (15.33%) Change Management
3 18 (13.14%) Cash Management
4 15 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.22%) Investment Management
5 14 (10.22%) Migration
6 13 (9.49%) Scrum
7 12 (8.76%) Information Security
7 12 (8.76%) IT Audit
8 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.30%) Presales
9 10 (7.30%) Project Management
10 9 (6.57%) MVC
10 9 (6.57%) SDLC
10 9 (6.57%) SOA
11 8 (5.84%) Asset Management
11 8 (5.84%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.39%) SQL
2 18 (13.14%) Java
3 11 (8.03%) C#
4 10 (7.30%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.19%) C
7 2 (1.46%) JCL
7 2 (1.46%) NATURAL
7 2 (1.46%) Perl
7 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.46%) R
7 2 (1.46%) RPG
7 2 (1.46%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.46%) VB
7 2 (1.46%) VB6
8 1 (0.73%) Korn
8 1 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (13.14%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) CISSP
3 10 (7.30%) CISMP
4 1 (0.73%) MBA
4 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.33%) SEPA
2 11 (8.03%) ISO20022
3 9 (6.57%) QA
4 5 (3.65%) EMIR
4 5 (3.65%) MiFID
5 2 (1.46%) TARGET2
6 1 (0.73%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.73%) FATCA
6 1 (0.73%) ISO15022
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.73%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Oracle
1 15 (10.95%) SmartStream
2 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.38%) Sybase
4 5 (3.65%) Informatica
4 5 (3.65%) Mercator
4 5 (3.65%) Murex
4 5 (3.65%) Talend
5 4 (2.92%) Citrix
5 4 (2.92%) HP
6 3 (2.19%) SAP
6 3 (2.19%) Sun
6 3 (2.19%) Temenos
6 3 (2.19%) VMware
7 2 (1.46%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.46%) CA
7 2 (1.46%) Cognos
7 2 (1.46%) jBASE
7 2 (1.46%) Perforce
7 2 (1.46%) Tableau
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