Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 346 374
Rank change year-on-year +13 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing SWIFT 25 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.39% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
South East median daily rate £388 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -8.33% +23.63%
10th Percentile £337 £333 £276
90th Percentile £414 £500 £504
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £18.00

SWIFT is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4786 4934 5957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.86% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2841 3446
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 287 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SWIFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SWIFT in the South East

SWIFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SWIFT in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SWIFT in the South East

SWIFT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SWIFT in the South East

SWIFT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +17 17 £388 +8.39%
Surrey -11 4 - -
Thames Valley -11 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
SWIFT
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SWIFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 17 (68.00%) Middleware
2 13 (52.00%) IBM
2 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
3 12 (48.00%) Korn
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
4 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) DB2
5 5 (20.00%) SAP
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Docker
5 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (16.00%) Wallstreet Suite
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) IBM Integration Bus

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (52.00%) Banking
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Applications Consultant
1 4 (16.00%) Architect
1 4 (16.00%) Consultant
1 4 (16.00%) Developer
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware Consultant
1 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (16.00%) Test Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Lead Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) SWIFT Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) AIX
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Change Control
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Korn
1 12 (48.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
1 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Wallstreet Suite
4 3 (12.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) FIS
5 1 (4.00%) Misys