The first table below looks at the demand for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Nottingham region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 33 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.53% - 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 96 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 30.98% 31.48% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 48
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £22.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Swing
Nottinghamshire

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Swing across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Swing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) jMock
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (20.00%) JavaFX
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) jMock
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (20.00%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
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