Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 15 October 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Swing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.076% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £430 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £47.75 -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 442 340 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.61% 27.09% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 254 310
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £306 £280 £263
90th Percentile £514 £500 £503
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 6
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.31% -1.54% +87.54%
10th Percentile £44.65 £30.00 £26.02
90th Percentile £62.35 £38.75 £36.63
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Swing in Cheshire

Swing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Swing in Cheshire

Swing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
Swing
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Swing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Android

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase