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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 238 267 267
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.063% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.19% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £395 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -9.09%
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
2281 3096 3148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.43% 32.45% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1775 1750
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 184 179
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +35.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SWIFT across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

SWIFT Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 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
Hampshire +24 4 £340 -30.25%
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £450 +80.00%
Surrey - 1 - - 1
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) AIX
4 6 (33.33%) DB2
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
7 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 2 (11.11%) HP

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) CHAP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DB2
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Test Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (33.33%) AIX
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Citrix
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Sun