The first table below looks at the demand for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £54.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.95% +36.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
181 112 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.76% 29.24% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 48 83
Average daily rate £350 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 30
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.53% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Swing
Cambridgeshire

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Swing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Swing across the Cambridge region.

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Swing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Swing.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Dojo
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Swing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dojo
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss