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

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 25.35% 19.80% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Median daily rate £375 £500 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +75.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £813 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £41.01 £24.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.03% +69.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston 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 Preston

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Preston