The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 126 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Contract jobs citing Swing 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.078% 0.032% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.12% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £345 £363
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Swing
England

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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
666 835 888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.13% 26.78% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 545 558
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Swing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for Swing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) AWT
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AWT
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java