The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Swing Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Swing Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Swing Developer
Rank 590 533 538
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Swing Developer 11 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.072% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.077% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 28
Average daily rate
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£606 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £485 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £630 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00

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
52738 47909 50224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.70% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33149 28976 28331
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2128 2109 2472
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Java Swing Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Swing Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 October 2014.

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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Swing Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
England -57 11 £606 +5.43% 2
London -26 9 £613 +6.52% 2
City of London +22 8 £606 +3.19% 1
East of England - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1

Java Swing Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Java Swing Developer in their job title 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 with Java Swing Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Swing
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (37.50%) TIBCO
5 6 (37.50%) Fixed Income
5 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
6 5 (31.25%) ION MarketView
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) JavaFX
6 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 5 (31.25%) ION Trading
6 5 (31.25%) RMDS
6 5 (31.25%) Rendezvous
6 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
6 5 (31.25%) Front Office
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Ant
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) JUnit
7 4 (25.00%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) Linux

Java Swing Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Java Swing Developer in their job title 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 with Java Swing Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) ION MarketView
1 5 (31.25%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
2 4 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (18.75%) CruiseControl
3 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.25%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Front Office
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Swing
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) JavaFX
2 5 (31.25%) Rendezvous
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) J2SE
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) PLINQ
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Task Parallel Library
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (37.50%) Fixed Income
3 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
3 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
4 4 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
5 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Physics
6 1 (6.25%) Equities
6 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
7 2 (12.50%) MVVM
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) XAML
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) TIBCO
2 5 (31.25%) ION Trading
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
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