Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Swagger skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Swagger over the 6 months to 24 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.

Swagger
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 777 874
Rank change year-on-year +182 +97 0
Contract jobs citing Swagger 310 109 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.10% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.34% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 78 9
UK median daily rate £513 £469 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +33.93% -
10th Percentile £363 £329 £275
90th Percentile £619 £579 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £288
% change year-on-year +20.59% +47.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Swagger 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32931 31938 32467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.95% 30.42% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23241 22116 22267
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 372 557
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.60 £14.44 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

Swagger
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Swagger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Swagger in the UK

Swagger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Swagger in the UK

Swagger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Swagger over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Swagger in the UK

Swagger
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Swagger within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England +178 299 £513 +9.33% 16
UK excluding London +175 179 £513 +20.59% 5
London +43 126 £498 -0.50% 12
South East +81 79 £513 +10.81%
East of England +71 76 £513 +2.50% 1
North of England +60 11 £425 +25.00%
Yorkshire +34 9 £425 +13.33%
Scotland - 8 £400 - 1
Midlands +20 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
North West +25 2 £350 +2.94%
Wales +7 1 - -
South West -2 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Swagger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Swagger.

1 262 (84.52%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (60.65%) JSON
3 145 (46.77%) Finance
4 138 (44.52%) Java
4 138 (44.52%) XML
5 129 (41.61%) Maven
6 127 (40.97%) TDD
7 119 (38.39%) Greenfield Project
8 102 (32.90%) WSO2
9 101 (32.58%) XSLT
10 99 (31.94%) XPath
10 99 (31.94%) RESTful
10 99 (31.94%) WireMock
11 96 (30.97%) Marketing
11 96 (30.97%) Business Intelligence
12 95 (30.65%) Oracle
12 95 (30.65%) Telecoms
13 94 (30.32%) Manufacturing
13 94 (30.32%) Electronics
13 94 (30.32%) Programme Management
13 94 (30.32%) SAP
13 94 (30.32%) Digital Marketing
14 86 (27.74%) SOA
14 86 (27.74%) Scrum
14 86 (27.74%) Node.js
15 83 (26.77%) Apache Camel
16 81 (26.13%) REST
17 80 (25.81%) Microservices
18 76 (24.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 75 (24.19%) Mule

Swagger
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:

Application Platforms
1 76 (24.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 75 (24.19%) Mule
3 74 (23.87%) Oracle Service Bus
4 14 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (3.55%) Confluence
6 8 (2.58%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.61%) Apache
8 3 (0.97%) IIS
8 3 (0.97%) JBoss
9 2 (0.65%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.65%) CMS
9 2 (0.65%) Drupal
9 2 (0.65%) Jetty
9 2 (0.65%) Liferay
9 2 (0.65%) nginx
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.32%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.32%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.32%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.00%) Serverless
2 19 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.81%) PaaS
4 14 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (2.58%) npm
7 7 (2.26%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.61%) GitHub
8 5 (1.61%) IaaS
9 4 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.97%) BrowserStack
10 3 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.97%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.97%) Twilio
11 2 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.65%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.65%) Route 53
11 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.94%) HTTP
2 3 (0.97%) DNS
2 3 (0.97%) LDAP
2 3 (0.97%) X.509
3 1 (0.32%) FTP
3 1 (0.32%) SMTP
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.16%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.87%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.23%) Big Data
4 10 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.90%) Blockchain
6 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.94%) GIS
8 4 (1.29%) MySQL
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.97%) Bigtable
9 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.97%) Redis
10 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 129 (41.61%) Maven
2 49 (15.81%) Jenkins
3 44 (14.19%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.42%) JIRA
5 16 (5.16%) JUnit
6 15 (4.84%) Cucumber
6 15 (4.84%) Selenium
7 10 (3.23%) Gradle
7 10 (3.23%) IntelliJ
8 8 (2.58%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.26%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.26%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.94%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.61%) XMLSpy
12 4 (1.29%) Grunt
12 4 (1.29%) Moq
12 4 (1.29%) MSTest
12 4 (1.29%) webpack
General
1 145 (46.77%) Finance
2 96 (30.97%) Marketing
3 95 (30.65%) Telecoms
4 94 (30.32%) Electronics
4 94 (30.32%) Manufacturing
5 61 (19.68%) Banking
6 8 (2.58%) Front Office
7 7 (2.26%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (74.19%) Developer
2 65 (20.97%) Agile Developer
3 64 (20.65%) Java Developer
4 61 (19.68%) Integration Developer
5 60 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 57 (18.39%) SOA Developer
7 31 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
8 25 (8.06%) Consultant
8 25 (8.06%) Lead Developer
8 25 (8.06%) XML Consultant
8 25 (8.06%) XML Specialist
9 24 (7.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 21 (6.77%) Node.js Developer
11 19 (6.13%) Architect
12 13 (4.19%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.87%) Python Developer
14 10 (3.23%) Analyst
15 9 (2.90%) Angular Developer
16 8 (2.58%) .NET Developer
16 8 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (60.65%) JSON
2 138 (44.52%) XML
3 101 (32.58%) XSLT
4 99 (31.94%) RESTful
4 99 (31.94%) WireMock
5 86 (27.74%) Node.js
6 83 (26.77%) Apache Camel
7 81 (26.13%) REST
8 74 (23.87%) Middleware
9 73 (23.55%) Spring
10 70 (22.58%) OAuth
11 61 (19.68%) Web Services
12 57 (18.39%) SOAP
13 53 (17.10%) Spring Boot
14 45 (14.52%) OAuth2
15 43 (13.87%) JSON Schema
16 36 (11.61%) AngularJS
16 36 (11.61%) HTML
17 33 (10.65%) OpenID
18 25 (8.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 119 (38.39%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (2.90%) User Experience
3 7 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.26%) Data Structures
3 7 (2.26%) Minimum Viable Product
4 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.65%) Fintech
7 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.58%) Linux
2 6 (1.94%) Unix
3 1 (0.32%) Android
3 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (84.52%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (40.97%) TDD
3 96 (30.97%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (30.32%) Digital Marketing
4 94 (30.32%) Programme Management
5 86 (27.74%) Scrum
5 86 (27.74%) SOA
6 80 (25.81%) Microservices
7 65 (20.97%) API Development
8 51 (16.45%) API Design
9 33 (10.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (8.71%) Test Automation
11 23 (7.42%) DevOps
11 23 (7.42%) OO
12 21 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.81%) Waterfall
14 17 (5.48%) BDD
14 17 (5.48%) Software Engineering
15 16 (5.16%) User Stories
16 13 (4.19%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 138 (44.52%) Java
2 99 (31.94%) XPath
3 50 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.84%) Python
5 35 (11.29%) Ruby
6 31 (10.00%) SQL
7 22 (7.10%) C#
8 8 (2.58%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.94%) ES6
10 5 (1.61%) C++
10 5 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.29%) F#
11 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.29%) Scala
12 3 (0.97%) Perl
12 3 (0.97%) PHP
13 2 (0.65%) C
13 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.65%) R
14 1 (0.32%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (3.55%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 27 (8.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Ansible
2 2 (0.65%) logstash
2 2 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 102 (32.90%) WSO2
2 95 (30.65%) Oracle
3 94 (30.32%) SAP
4 31 (10.00%) IBM
5 17 (5.48%) Apigee
6 16 (5.16%) MuleSoft
7 7 (2.26%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.29%) ESRI
10 3 (0.97%) Solace
11 2 (0.65%) Databricks
11 2 (0.65%) Google
11 2 (0.65%) OpenText
11 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.32%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.32%) Nuxeo
12 1 (0.32%) Tealium