Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 November 2017 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 862 871
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 +14
Contract jobs citing ISO 20022 13 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.099% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 14
UK median daily rate £575 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £411 £385 £463
90th Percentile £675 £650 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate - £510 £475
% change year-on-year - +7.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 13132 11937 13459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.74% 11.34% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8585 7781 8508
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +4.42% +1.75%
10th Percentile £256 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.65% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 424 477
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.42% +1.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.82 £11.61
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.53 £51.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year -19.00% +11.73% +14.74%

ISO 20022
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 20022 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 20022 in the UK

ISO 20022
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 20022.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 20022 in the UK

ISO 20022
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 20022 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 20022 in the UK

ISO 20022
Top 2 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England 0 13 £575 +15.00%
London -27 13 £575 +21.05%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 20022 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 ISO 20022.

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
3 7 (53.85%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) XSD
6 4 (30.77%) FpML
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
6 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
7 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) UML
7 3 (23.08%) XML Schema
7 3 (23.08%) Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (15.38%) PSD2
8 2 (15.38%) Domain Models
8 2 (15.38%) SOA
8 2 (15.38%) ETL
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Informatica
8 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (15.38%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (15.38%) DataStage
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel

ISO 20022
Co-occurring 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 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (7.69%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (7.69%) WebORB
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (7.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) SWIFTNet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) DataStage
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ERwin
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Appium
2 1 (7.69%) Calabash
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) JBehave
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Data Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Payments Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Payments Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Payments Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 1 (7.69%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) FpML
2 4 (30.77%) XSD
3 3 (23.08%) XML Schema
4 2 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (15.38%) XML Messaging
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Akka
5 1 (7.69%) FIXML
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Kafka
5 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) WSDL
5 1 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
2 2 (15.38%) Equities
2 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
3 1 (7.69%) APACS
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Domain Models
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Ontologies
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) XPath
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Groovy
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PSD2
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 8583
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Informatica
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Talend
2 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Tradeweb