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 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
SWIFTNet
Rank 652 660 641
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.060% 0.013% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £734
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
8297 7834 8460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.69% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5065 4500 4673
Median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 545 478
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.26% -10.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 September 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 September 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 +32 5 £500 -
London -2 5 £500 -
City of London - 2 £500 -

SWIFTNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (28.57%) APACS
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
4 2 (28.57%) SEPA
4 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
4 2 (28.57%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 1 (14.29%) CEH
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SWIFT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
2 2 (28.57%) APACS
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) BPR
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CEH
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) GCIH
1 1 (14.29%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
1 2 (28.57%) SEPA