The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 75 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Swing 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.78% - 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £54.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-44.95% +49.31%
Swing
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
380 371 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.66% 29.03% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 216 191
Average daily rate £325 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £19.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £48.25 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Swing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Swing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Swing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Swing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Swing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 4 - -
Guildford - - - - 3
Horley - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Swing
South East

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) XSD
2 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (66.67%) Confluence
2 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 8 (66.67%) Kafka
2 8 (66.67%) Apache Accumulo
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Data Security
5 4 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) OOD
5 4 (33.33%) Java SE
5 4 (33.33%) JNI
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) WSDL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (66.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Design Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) XSD
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
1 8 (66.67%) Kafka
2 4 (33.33%) JNI
2 4 (33.33%) Java SE
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) WSDL
3 2 (16.67%) JDBC
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Security
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft