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 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
SWIFTNet
Rank 626 640 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.026% 0.063% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
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
7621 7915 8332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.19% 14.25% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4560 4668 4775
Median daily rate £400 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 480 458
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -0.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
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 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 +8 2 £500 -
London -7 2 £500 -
City of London -8 1 - -

SWIFTNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 2 (33.33%) BPR
3 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
3 2 (33.33%) APACS
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) ISO20022
3 2 (33.33%) SEPA
4 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) GSEC
4 1 (16.67%) GCIH
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) APACS
1 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BPR
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) GCIH
1 1 (16.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO20022
1 2 (33.33%) SEPA