The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 9 8
Contract jobs citing Java 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.38% 15.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Java
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 45.83% 33.33% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 26
Median daily rate £350 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £417 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Bedford region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Bedford