The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 256 260 243
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.063% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £488 £348 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.28% -4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £297 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2721 3008 2654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.60% 31.52% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1643 1391
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 156 148
Median hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £46.50 £46.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SWIFT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SWIFT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SWIFT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Surrey - 8 £488 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 4 - -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Reuters
5 5 (27.78%) Bloomberg
5 5 (27.78%) FpML
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) BPR
6 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 4 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
7 3 (16.67%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Confluence
8 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SAP CO
8 2 (11.11%) Investment Management

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) FX Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 2 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) FpML
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) BPR
4 4 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Fund Accounting
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Bloomberg
1 5 (27.78%) Reuters
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP