The table below looks at the statistics for SWIFTNet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SWIFTNet
Rank 630 662 633
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -29
Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.048% 0.025% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £573
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £411
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8373 8117 8317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.71% 13.91% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 4640 4472
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 521 463
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.98% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SWIFTNet
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SWIFTNet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SWIFTNet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Daily Rate Trend

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

SWIFTNet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SWIFTNet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SWIFTNet
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SWIFTNet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +19 4 £500 -
London +11 4 £500 -
City of London - 1 £500 -

SWIFTNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (40.00%) BPR
3 2 (40.00%) APACS
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) ISO20022
3 2 (40.00%) SEPA
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) GSEC
4 1 (20.00%) GCIH
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) CISA

SWIFTNet
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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SWIFT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) APACS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BPR
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) GCIH
1 1 (20.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO20022
1 2 (40.00%) SEPA