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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 87 81 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.23% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
SWIFT
North West

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
417 272 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.59% 22.74% 29.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 153 169
Average daily rate £350 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 46
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £21.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -36.36%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SWIFT 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 SWIFT.

1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SWIFT 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 SWIFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Service Continuity Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration