The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Swing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Swing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.85% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -36.36% +46.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.11% +27.14%  

Swing is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 45 31 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 41.67% 25.20% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 39
Median daily rate £600 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Swing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Swing in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Swing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Swing Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java