The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.36% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -35.77%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 21 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.50% 17.95% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 6 74
Average daily rate £500 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £320 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £623 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Swing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Talarian

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) Talarian