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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Swing (Java)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £405
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.84%

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
39 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.95% 21.37% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 22
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 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