Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Swing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Swing over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Swing (Java)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +109
Contract jobs citing Swing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.046% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate - £350 £550
% change year-on-year - -36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Swing is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 699 555 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.39% 28.65% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 381 353
Bristol median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £273
90th Percentile £550 £513 £535
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.50 £47.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.16% +24.18% -25.37%
10th Percentile £33.00 £22.90 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.75 £56.13 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% -11.76%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Swing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in Bristol

Swing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Swing in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Swing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Swing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) AWT
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Google

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) AWT
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Information Exploitation
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Google