The median contractor rate for a Java Swing Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 633 626
Rank change year-on-year +46 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Swing Developer 27 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.030% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.031% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 11
UK median daily rate £600 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -27.27%  
10th Percentile £500 £320 £300
90th Percentile £650 £538 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 50928 53153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98440 117183 122955
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4470 5127 7601
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Java Swing Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Swing Developer in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Swing Developer in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Swing Developer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Swing Developer in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Swing Developer in the UK

Java Swing Developer
Top 4 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +39 27 £600 +50.00%
London +18 26 £600 +20.00%
UK excluding London +62 1 £400 -
North of England - 1 £400 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 featuring Java Swing Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
1 35 (100.00%) Swing
2 29 (82.86%) Multithreading
3 27 (77.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (57.14%) Banking
5 18 (51.43%) Low Latency
6 15 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (37.14%) Multithreaded Programming
7 13 (37.14%) Algorithmic Trading
7 13 (37.14%) SQL
7 13 (37.14%) Front Office
8 12 (34.29%) Investment Banking
9 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
10 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) TIBCO
11 7 (20.00%) Middleware
11 7 (20.00%) Solace
12 6 (17.14%) Talarian
12 6 (17.14%) JavaFX
13 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Spring
13 4 (11.43%) Degree
13 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
14 3 (8.57%) AWT
14 3 (8.57%) Scrum
14 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
14 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
14 3 (8.57%) Maven

Java Swing Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.86%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) EasyMock
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 20 (57.14%) Banking
2 13 (37.14%) Front Office
3 12 (34.29%) Investment Banking
4 7 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) Swing
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware
3 6 (17.14%) JavaFX
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
5 3 (8.57%) AWT
5 3 (8.57%) JFace
6 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (5.71%) JDBC
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) HTML
7 1 (2.86%) JMS
7 1 (2.86%) JNI
7 1 (2.86%) Servlets
7 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (77.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.71%) Equities
2 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Multithreading
2 18 (51.43%) Low Latency
3 15 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (37.14%) Algorithmic Trading
4 13 (37.14%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
7 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Logistics
9 2 (5.71%) TDD
10 1 (2.86%) Analytics
10 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.86%) Memory Management
10 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Solace
1 7 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (17.14%) Talarian
3 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.86%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle