The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.051% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+42.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
406 619 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.06% 31.58% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 327 220
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% +5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +13.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.63 £29.40 £20.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SWIFT
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) FIXML
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) FIXML
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle