The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.88% - 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +45.83%
Swing
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 60 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 32.02% 27.40% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 36
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £50.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Swing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Swing.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) STL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Swing Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) STL
2 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle