The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
258 189 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.13% 24.36% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 117 86
Median daily rate £350 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Swing.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) EJB
3 5 (71.43%) JDBC
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) StarTeam
3 5 (71.43%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) Itk
5 1 (14.29%) BigMachines
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) CAD
5 1 (14.29%) Primavera
5 1 (14.29%) PLM
5 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
5 1 (14.29%) ERP

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (85.71%) JBoss
1 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (14.29%) BigMachines
2 1 (14.29%) Primavera
2 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) StarTeam
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) EJB
2 5 (71.43%) JDBC
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Itk
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) PLM
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau