Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO 20022 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 20022 over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISO 20022
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 690 465 800
Rank change year-on-year -225 +335 +61
Contract jobs citing ISO 20022 35 8 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.031% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.44% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 4
10th Percentile £413 £440 £361
25th Percentile £452 £463 £434
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £485 £525
Median % change year-on-year +13.40% -7.62% -5.62%
75th Percentile £690 £544 £581
90th Percentile £711 £608 £638
UK median daily rate £550 £485 £525
% change year-on-year +13.40% -7.62% -5.62%

ISO 20022 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 7,914 2,955 8,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.38% 11.52% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,320 1,835 5,698
10th Percentile £263 £278 £250
25th Percentile £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £473 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £550
90th Percentile £688 £645 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 145 370
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.82 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.25 £15.94 £14.03
Median hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.95
Median % change year-on-year -10.29% +7.42% +4.73%
75th Percentile £46.06 £45.00 £46.00
90th Percentile £62.18 £55.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £20.89
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.92% +4.45%

ISO 20022
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISO 20022 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 20022 in England

ISO 20022
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO 20022 in England.

Daily rate trend for ISO 20022 in England

ISO 20022
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO 20022 in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ISO 20022 in England

ISO 20022
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 20022 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -162 32 £550 +8.64%
South West - 3 - -
ISO 20022
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 20022 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for ISO 20022.

1 24 (68.57%) Banking
2 23 (65.71%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) SWIFT
4 10 (28.57%) Social Skills
5 8 (22.86%) SEPA
6 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.00%) XML
7 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) Kafka
8 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
8 5 (14.29%) TARGET2
8 5 (14.29%) JIRA
8 5 (14.29%) Migration
8 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
9 4 (11.43%) QA
9 4 (11.43%) Degree
9 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
9 4 (11.43%) Fintech
9 4 (11.43%) Microservices
9 4 (11.43%) User Stories
9 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Sequence Diagram
9 4 (11.43%) Decision-Making
10 3 (8.57%) Product Roadmap

ISO 20022
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (8.57%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) MTS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (5.71%) Finacle
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Azure
2 2 (5.71%) AWS
2 2 (5.71%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.57%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (68.57%) Banking
2 23 (65.71%) Finance
3 10 (28.57%) Social Skills
4 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
6 2 (5.71%) Billing
6 2 (5.71%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Retail
7 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Payments Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Payments Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Product Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Data Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Payments Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) FX Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Product Owner
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Product Owner
8 1 (2.86%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) Kafka
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) SWIFT
2 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (8.57%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Fedwire
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
2 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) BDD
3 4 (11.43%) Decision-Making
3 4 (11.43%) Fintech
3 4 (11.43%) Microservices
3 4 (11.43%) Sequence Diagram
3 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.43%) User Stories
4 3 (8.57%) Benchmarking
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) TDD
4 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
4 3 (8.57%) UML
4 3 (8.57%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Kotlin
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SEPA
2 5 (14.29%) TARGET2
3 4 (11.43%) QA
4 3 (8.57%) PSD2
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) FIS
2 2 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Informatica
2 2 (5.71%) Sparx
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft