The median contractor rate for a Java Swing Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Java Swing Developer
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 404 428
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Swing Developer 25 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.065% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.069% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 9
Median daily rate £600 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £317 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Java Swing Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Java Swing Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Swing Developer in London

Java Swing Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Swing Developer in London

Java Swing Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Swing Developer in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Swing Developer in London

Java Swing Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Swing Developer in London

Java Swing Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Swing Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 3 £625 +25.00%
Canary Wharf - 2 £625 -
Java Swing Developer
England

Java Swing Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java Swing Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Java Swing Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) Swing
2 28 (84.85%) Multithreading
3 26 (78.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (57.58%) Banking
5 17 (51.52%) Low Latency
6 15 (45.45%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (39.39%) Algorithmic Trading
7 13 (39.39%) SQL
7 13 (39.39%) Front Office
8 12 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
9 11 (33.33%) Investment Banking
10 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
11 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) TIBCO
11 7 (21.21%) Middleware
11 7 (21.21%) Solace
12 6 (18.18%) Talarian
12 6 (18.18%) JavaFX
13 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
13 4 (12.12%) Spring
13 4 (12.12%) Degree
13 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
14 3 (9.09%) AWT
14 3 (9.09%) Scrum
14 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
14 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
14 3 (9.09%) Maven

Java Swing Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) EasyMock
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 19 (57.58%) Banking
2 13 (39.39%) Front Office
3 11 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) Swing
2 7 (21.21%) Middleware
3 6 (18.18%) JavaFX
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) AWT
5 3 (9.09%) JFace
6 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (6.06%) JDBC
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) HTML
7 1 (3.03%) JMS
7 1 (3.03%) Servlets
7 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (78.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.06%) Equities
2 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Multithreading
2 17 (51.52%) Low Latency
3 15 (45.45%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (39.39%) Algorithmic Trading
5 12 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Logistics
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
10 1 (3.03%) Analytics
10 1 (3.03%) Memory Management
10 1 (3.03%) Open Source
10 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Solace
1 7 (21.21%) TIBCO
2 6 (18.18%) Talarian
3 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.03%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle