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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£220 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £353 £339
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £19.17 -
% change year-on-year
+95.61% -
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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
253 65 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.86% 18.36% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 28 45
Average daily rate £355 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £396 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £32.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Swing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Swing.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Swing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL