The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 537 544 555
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 91 101 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.54% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 63
Median daily rate £450 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £570 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16378 18591 18264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.64% 33.46% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10569 11683 11567
Median daily rate £430 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 797 773
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWIFT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SWIFT within the UK.

SWIFT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SWIFT
Daily Rate Histogram

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

SWIFT Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SWIFT
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT within the UK.

SWIFT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SWIFT
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the UK 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
England +3 85 £450 -5.26% 15
London -9 72 £475 - 13
City of London -11 24 £444 +10.93% 4
South East +29 8 £395 +7.11% 1
Jersey - 5 £400 -
Channel Islands - 5 £400 -
Hampshire +24 4 £340 -30.25%
Portsmouth - 4 £340 -
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £450 +80.00%
Milton Keynes +14 3 £450 +80.00%
Manchester +4 2 £363 -
North West +3 2 £363 -14.70%
Edinburgh +12 1 £650 +114.87%
Scotland +9 1 £650 +114.87%
South West +7 1 £575 +28.13%
Swindon +2 1 £575 +15.28%
Wiltshire -3 1 £575 +15.28%
Yorkshire - 1 £403 -
Feltham - 1 £490 -
East of England - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £403 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £403 -
Essex - 1 £425 -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 88 (56.77%) Finance
2 74 (47.74%) Banking
3 43 (27.74%) SQL
4 30 (19.35%) Windows
5 29 (18.71%) SEPA
6 28 (18.06%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 28 (18.06%) Java
6 28 (18.06%) Business Analysis
7 27 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (17.42%) Oracle
8 23 (14.84%) Middleware
8 23 (14.84%) Scrum
9 22 (14.19%) XML
10 20 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (12.90%) SDLC
11 17 (10.97%) Presales
11 17 (10.97%) Cash Management
12 16 (10.32%) Back Office
12 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
13 15 (9.68%) Microsoft
14 14 (9.03%) DB2
14 14 (9.03%) Linux
14 14 (9.03%) Project Management
14 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (8.39%) SmartStream
15 13 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (7.74%) .NET
17 11 (7.10%) Change Management
17 11 (7.10%) IBM
17 11 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.52%) MQSeries
2 7 (4.52%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.29%) CICS
4 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) Confluence
4 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.94%) MS Office
3 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Salerio
1 5 (3.23%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.29%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) SAN
2 5 (3.23%) Internet
3 4 (2.58%) Firewall
4 3 (1.94%) ATM
5 2 (1.29%) FTP
5 2 (1.29%) SNMP
5 2 (1.29%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.65%) CHAP
6 1 (0.65%) DSL
6 1 (0.65%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.03%) DB2
3 13 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.29%) Adabas
5 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.29%) QlikView
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.65%) DataStage
6 1 (0.65%) OLTP
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.94%) JIRA
3 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.29%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.29%) Selenium
4 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.65%) CaliberRM
4 1 (0.65%) ERwin
4 1 (0.65%) JMeter
4 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.65%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.65%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 88 (56.77%) Finance
2 74 (47.74%) Banking
3 16 (10.32%) Back Office
4 11 (7.10%) Retail
5 9 (5.81%) Financial Institution
5 9 (5.81%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.87%) Legal
7 5 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.29%) Billing
8 2 (1.29%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.29%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Electronics
9 1 (0.65%) Front Office
9 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.65%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (41.94%) Analyst
2 34 (21.94%) Business Analyst
3 25 (16.13%) Project Manager
4 22 (14.19%) Architect
5 21 (13.55%) Developer
5 21 (13.55%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.10%) Consultant
8 10 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.16%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Designer
11 7 (4.52%) Payments Business Analyst
12 6 (3.87%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.87%) Operations Analyst
12 6 (3.87%) Systems Analyst
13 5 (3.23%) Senior Manager
13 5 (3.23%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.84%) Middleware
2 22 (14.19%) XML
3 12 (7.74%) .NET
4 10 (6.45%) RESTful
5 9 (5.81%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (5.16%) .NET Framework
6 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (5.16%) Entity Framework
6 8 (5.16%) HTML
6 8 (5.16%) jQuery
7 7 (4.52%) SOAP
8 5 (3.23%) FpML
8 5 (3.23%) Web Services
9 4 (2.58%) JMS
10 3 (1.94%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (1.94%) Spring
11 2 (1.29%) FIXML
11 2 (1.29%) JPA
11 2 (1.29%) JSON
11 2 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.52%) Derivative
3 7 (4.52%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (3.87%) Fixed Income
4 6 (3.87%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.87%) Reference Data
5 5 (3.23%) Equities
6 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.94%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.94%) PMI
8 2 (1.29%) AS400
8 2 (1.29%) iSeries
8 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.29%) Tandem
8 2 (1.29%) VSAM
9 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.35%) Windows
2 14 (9.03%) Linux
3 10 (6.45%) Unix
3 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (5.16%) Solaris
5 6 (3.87%) AIX
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.06%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 28 (18.06%) Business Analysis
2 27 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (14.84%) Scrum
4 20 (12.90%) SDLC
4 20 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (10.97%) Cash Management
5 17 (10.97%) Presales
6 14 (9.03%) Project Management
7 11 (7.10%) Change Management
7 11 (7.10%) ERP
7 11 (7.10%) Migration
7 11 (7.10%) Product Management
8 10 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.81%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (5.81%) Investment Management
9 9 (5.81%) SOA
9 9 (5.81%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.16%) MVC
10 8 (5.16%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (27.74%) SQL
2 28 (18.06%) Java
3 9 (5.81%) C#
3 9 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.58%) C
4 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.94%) Perl
6 2 (1.29%) JCL
6 2 (1.29%) NATURAL
6 2 (1.29%) R
6 2 (1.29%) RPG
6 2 (1.29%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.65%) Korn
7 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VB6
7 1 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (7.10%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) MBA
3 3 (1.94%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
5 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.71%) SEPA
2 9 (5.81%) QA
3 7 (4.52%) ISO20022
4 5 (3.23%) EMIR
4 5 (3.23%) MiFID
5 4 (2.58%) TARGET2
6 2 (1.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.65%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.65%) ISO15022
7 1 (0.65%) ISO27005
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.58%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.29%) Firmware
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.65%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (17.42%) Oracle
2 15 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.39%) SmartStream
4 11 (7.10%) Citrix
4 11 (7.10%) IBM
5 10 (6.45%) VMware
6 6 (3.87%) HP
6 6 (3.87%) SAP
6 6 (3.87%) Sun
7 5 (3.23%) Mercator
8 4 (2.58%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.94%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.94%) Murex
9 3 (1.94%) Sybase
9 3 (1.94%) Temenos
10 2 (1.29%) CA
10 2 (1.29%) Cognos
10 2 (1.29%) jBASE
10 2 (1.29%) Misys
10 2 (1.29%) Veritas
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