Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Swing Developer was £585 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 606 580
Rank change year-on-year +36 -26 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Swing Developer 62 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.022% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.024% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 10 28
London median daily rate £585 £613 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +11.36% -5.38%
10th Percentile £513 £464 £513
90th Percentile £675 £639 £591
England median daily rate £585 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -2.50% +9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Java Swing Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Java Swing Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Central London 0 14 £525 -6.67%
East London - 5 £625 -
Java Swing Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 62 (100.00%) Java
1 62 (100.00%) Swing
2 55 (88.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 51 (82.26%) Multithreading
4 37 (59.68%) Multithreaded Programming
5 32 (51.61%) Banking
6 30 (48.39%) Low Latency
7 27 (43.55%) Front Office
8 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (40.32%) Investment Banking
10 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
11 20 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (32.26%) Spring
12 19 (30.65%) SQL
13 14 (22.58%) TIBCO
13 14 (22.58%) Solace
14 13 (20.97%) Talarian
15 10 (16.13%) Middleware
16 9 (14.52%) Regression Testing
16 9 (14.52%) Performance Testing
17 7 (11.29%) Electronic Trading
17 7 (11.29%) Algorithmic Trading
18 6 (9.68%) Finance
19 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
20 2 (3.23%) SDLC
20 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
20 2 (3.23%) MiFID
20 2 (3.23%) C++
20 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
20 2 (3.23%) Risk Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 32 (51.61%) Banking
2 27 (43.55%) Front Office
3 25 (40.32%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) Swing
2 20 (32.26%) Spring
3 10 (16.13%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.61%) J2SE
4 1 (1.61%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (88.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Fintech
3 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (82.26%) Multithreading
2 37 (59.68%) Multithreaded Programming
3 30 (48.39%) Low Latency
4 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
6 20 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Performance Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Regression Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Algorithmic Trading
8 7 (11.29%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.23%) SDLC
10 1 (1.61%) Concurrent Programming
10 1 (1.61%) High-Frequency Trading
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) MiFID
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Solace
1 14 (22.58%) TIBCO
2 13 (20.97%) Talarian