The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.50% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £410 £338
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.84% -18.75%
Swing
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.57% 25.00% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 7
Average daily rate £325 £328 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Tcl
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JavaFX
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) XML Parsing
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) DVB
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 2 (100.00%) JavaFX
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco