Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 818 852
Rank change year-on-year -40 +34 0
Contract jobs citing ISO 20022 16 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.035% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 14
UK median daily rate £565 £544 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% +14.47% -17.39%
10th Percentile £450 £444 £436
90th Percentile £760 £763 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +50.00% +5.26% -
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 13,149 11,170 12,765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.94% 11.63% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,593 7,322 8,018
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £258 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £625 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 390 450
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.85% +20.24%
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.87 £11.37
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.30 £52.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.98 £25.50
% change year-on-year +2.39% -13.82% +27.50%

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 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 20022 in the UK

ISO 20022
Top 5 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 22 February 2018. 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 -44 16 £565 +3.91%
London -73 14 £551 +0.23%
North of England +33 2 £750 +50.00%
UK excluding London -6 2 £750 +50.00%
Yorkshire - 2 £750 -

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 with a requirement for ISO 20022.

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 5 (31.25%) XSD
5 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 5 (31.25%) FpML
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) FIXML
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) Derivative
6 4 (25.00%) Billing
6 4 (25.00%) Legal
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) PSD2
6 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
6 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 3 (18.75%) Groovy
7 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
7 3 (18.75%) SoapUI

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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) JBehave
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Appium
3 1 (6.25%) Calabash
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Billing
3 4 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Economy
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Information Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Payments Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Payments Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Platform Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modeller
4 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) SOA Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) SOA Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Integration Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Test Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) FpML
2 5 (31.25%) XSD
3 4 (25.00%) FIXML
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (18.75%) POJO
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) WSDL
6 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Derivative
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) SWIFT
4 1 (6.25%) Equities
4 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Analytics
1 6 (37.50%) Use Case
2 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
2 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) API Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Groovy
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PSD2
2 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 3 (18.75%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle