The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank - 146 144
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.15% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.53% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £364
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +23.62%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
844 936 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.78% 28.69% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 558 488
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £507 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 57 48
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +97.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 West region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) SEPA
3 2 (33.33%) Collateral Management
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Murex
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Collateral Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Murex
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas