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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SWIFTNet
Rank 648 644 617
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.034% 0.025% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £411
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
8772 7949 7641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 13.93% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5364 4556 4058
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 496 440
Median hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
London +6 3 £500 - 1
England -14 3 £500 - 1
City of London - 1 £500 -

SWIFTNet
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) ISO20022
2 2 (50.00%) SEPA
2 2 (50.00%) APACS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SWIFT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) APACS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO20022
1 2 (50.00%) SEPA