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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 252 259 252
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 9 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.092% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £450 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+26.47% +9.67%
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
2647 3039 2792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.80% 30.93% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1710 1509
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 £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 176 161
Median hourly rate £27.38 £21.15 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% +20.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £47.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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 28 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
Buckinghamshire +14 7 - -
Hampshire - 2 £375 -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 10 (52.63%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (26.32%) FpML
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Reuters
5 5 (26.32%) Bloomberg
5 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
6 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
6 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) ISEB
6 4 (21.05%) BPR
6 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
6 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
6 4 (21.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (15.79%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (15.79%) Confluence

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 (15.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP CO
1 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
1 2 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) FX Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Asset Management Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) SAP CO Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) FpML
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
3 3 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) AIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (21.05%) BPR
3 4 (21.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Fund Accounting
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (10.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Bloomberg
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
1 5 (26.32%) Reuters
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware