The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SWIFTNet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

SWIFTNet
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 642 638
Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.012% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SWIFTNet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6347 8686 8118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.56% 16.14% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3768 5279 4580
Median daily rate £400 £389 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% +8.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 426 473
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.17% +20.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £47.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

SWIFTNet
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SWIFTNet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SWIFTNet in the UK

SWIFTNet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SWIFTNet in the UK

SWIFTNet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SWIFTNet in the UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
1 2 (66.67%) BPR
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) APACS
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 20022
1 2 (66.67%) SEPA
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Software Modeler
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

SWIFTNet
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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) APACS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BPR
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 20022
1 2 (66.67%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center