The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £523 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +54.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +45.83%
Swing
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 5 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 22.48% 9.09% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 38
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Swing across the Belfast region.

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Belfast