The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 561 566 529
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -37
Contract jobs citing Swing 74 63 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.42% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 51
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +45.83%
Swing
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15185 15118 14251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.16% 28.53% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10614 10371 9209
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £290 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 263 199
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in England

Swing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Swing across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Swing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Swing
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
London -9 47 £500 -4.76% 11
South West +15 9 £600 +45.45%
East of England +17 6 £431 +7.81%
South East +4 4 £360 +4.34%
North West +12 3 £475 -9.52% 1
East Midlands 0 3 £338 -27.02% 1
North East -23 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 England region with a requirement for Swing.

1 114 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (53.51%) Unix
3 59 (51.75%) J2EE
4 52 (45.61%) SQL
5 50 (43.86%) Oracle
6 44 (38.60%) EJB
7 41 (35.96%) JavaScript
8 40 (35.09%) HTML
9 38 (33.33%) Web Services
9 38 (33.33%) Linux
9 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (32.46%) XML
10 37 (32.46%) Eclipse
11 36 (31.58%) Spring
11 36 (31.58%) WebSphere
12 31 (27.19%) WebLogic
13 30 (26.32%) XSLT
14 29 (25.44%) JBoss
14 29 (25.44%) CSS
15 28 (24.56%) JSP
15 28 (24.56%) SWT
16 27 (23.68%) GlassFish
16 27 (23.68%) UML
16 27 (23.68%) Finance
17 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
17 26 (22.81%) Sybase
17 26 (22.81%) Relational Database
18 25 (21.93%) AngularJS
18 25 (21.93%) Multithreading
18 25 (21.93%) OO

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 36 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 31 (27.19%) WebLogic
3 29 (25.44%) JBoss
4 27 (23.68%) GlassFish
5 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.88%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) DVB
1 2 (1.75%) LDAP
1 2 (1.75%) SNMP
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) SSH
2 1 (0.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) Relational Database
1 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) KDB
3 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.63%) Big Data
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (32.46%) Eclipse
2 24 (21.05%) Eclipse RCP
3 20 (17.54%) Maven
4 19 (16.67%) JUnit
5 11 (9.65%) JIRA
5 11 (9.65%) Mockito
5 11 (9.65%) Subversion
6 10 (8.77%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.14%) Spock
8 7 (6.14%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.51%) Ant
9 4 (3.51%) JBehave
9 4 (3.51%) NetBeans
10 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (1.75%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.75%) jMock
11 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (23.68%) Finance
2 20 (17.54%) Banking
3 13 (11.40%) Front Office
4 8 (7.02%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (91.23%) Developer
2 95 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.93%) Java Swing Developer
4 22 (19.30%) Senior Developer
5 21 (18.42%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (9.65%) C++ Developer
6 11 (9.65%) C++/Java Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Unix Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Linux Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Java E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (4.39%) GUI Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Java GUI Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.39%) UX Developer
12 4 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (51.75%) J2EE
2 44 (38.60%) EJB
3 40 (35.09%) HTML
4 38 (33.33%) Web Services
5 37 (32.46%) XML
6 36 (31.58%) Spring
7 30 (26.32%) XSLT
8 29 (25.44%) CSS
9 28 (24.56%) JSP
9 28 (24.56%) SWT
10 25 (21.93%) AngularJS
11 22 (19.30%) HTML5
12 20 (17.54%) jQuery
13 18 (15.79%) Hibernate
14 17 (14.91%) Spring MVC
15 16 (14.04%) Spring Integration
16 14 (12.28%) Servlets
17 13 (11.40%) JDBC
17 13 (11.40%) Node.js
17 13 (11.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (7.89%) User Experience
3 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.75%) Derivative
4 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.75%) Equities
4 2 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 61 (53.51%) Unix
2 38 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Windows
4 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.88%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.68%) UML
3 25 (21.93%) Multithreading
3 25 (21.93%) OO
4 18 (15.79%) TDD
5 17 (14.91%) MVC
5 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.28%) Scrum
7 13 (11.40%) SDLC
8 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.89%) BDD
9 9 (7.89%) Electronic Trading
10 8 (7.02%) Refactoring
11 7 (6.14%) Algorithmic Trading
11 7 (6.14%) Release Management
12 6 (5.26%) DevOps
12 6 (5.26%) Low Latency
13 5 (4.39%) OOP
14 4 (3.51%) Risk Management
15 3 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (45.61%) SQL
3 41 (35.96%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.30%) C++
5 13 (11.40%) C
5 13 (11.40%) Shell Script
6 11 (9.65%) Perl
7 9 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.14%) Korn
8 7 (6.14%) XPath
9 6 (5.26%) Python
10 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.75%) C#
11 2 (1.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.42%) DV Cleared
3 16 (14.04%) Degree
4 9 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) FATCA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (43.86%) Oracle
2 26 (22.81%) Sybase
3 9 (7.89%) Solace
4 4 (3.51%) Sun
5 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.75%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.75%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.88%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau
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