Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 148 142
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.092% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.33% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
East Midlands median daily rate - £338 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.03% -
England median daily rate £585 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -10.00% +2.86% +12.90%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 920 904 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.87% 27.82% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 543 510
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Swing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in the East Midlands

Swing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Swing in the East Midlands

Swing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Swing in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Swing in the East Midlands