The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank - 125 -
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.25%
Swing
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
544 586 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.87% 20.60% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 339 441
Median daily rate £375 £360 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% +68.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland