The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Swing Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Swing Developer
Rank 627 609 608
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Swing Developer 17 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.027% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Median daily rate £400 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £411 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Java Swing Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Java Swing Developer in the job title.

Java Swing Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Swing Developer within the UK.

Java Swing Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Swing Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Swing Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Swing Developer within the UK.

Java Swing Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Swing Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 16 £450 -18.18% 1
London +2 12 £500 -9.09% 1
South East - 4 £360 -
City of London +41 3 £500 -11.11%
Maidstone - 2 £400 -
Kent - 2 £400 -
Middlesex - 2 £315 -

Java Swing Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Java Swing Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Java Swing Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Swing
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
4 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) Spring
5 11 (36.67%) XML
5 11 (36.67%) OO
6 10 (33.33%) UML
6 10 (33.33%) Degree
7 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 9 (30.00%) XSLT
7 9 (30.00%) J2EE
7 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (30.00%) SDLC
8 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
8 8 (26.67%) Struts
8 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
8 8 (26.67%) Maven
8 8 (26.67%) Ajax
9 7 (23.33%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) C++
10 5 (16.67%) Banking
10 5 (16.67%) Front Office
10 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
11 4 (13.33%) Unix
12 3 (10.00%) Windows
12 3 (10.00%) JDBC

Java Swing Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Front Office
3 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Swing
2 12 (40.00%) Spring
3 11 (36.67%) XML
4 9 (30.00%) J2EE
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) XSLT
5 8 (26.67%) Ajax
5 8 (26.67%) Struts
6 3 (10.00%) Java EE
6 3 (10.00%) JDBC
7 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (6.67%) Dojo
7 2 (6.67%) J2SE
7 2 (6.67%) JavaFX
7 2 (6.67%) JSON
7 2 (6.67%) Middleware
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) Spring Integration
7 2 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 11 (36.67%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) UML
4 9 (30.00%) SDLC
5 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Data Management
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.33%) OOD
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle