The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Swing (Java)
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £315 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.70% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
457 441 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.89% 27.61% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 255 164
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Swing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £315 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Swing.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) AWT
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AWT
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle