Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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 of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 188 203
Contract jobs citing Swing 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.18% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.69% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
East of England median daily rate - £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.94% +14.29%
England median daily rate £585 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1509 1301 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.24% 26.70% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 774 1015
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £298 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 71
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £14.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £47.50
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Swing in the East of England

Swing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Swing in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Swing in the East of England